333 years old and still going strong – Groot Constantia has been awarded two 5 star wine awards from the annual Platters Wine Guide, whilst a further five Groot Constantia wines achieved 4.5 stars. The Groot Constantia 2015 Gouverneurs Reserve White and the 2014 Groot Constantia Grand Constance are the 5 star winners in…

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I recently discovered that sometimes it takes science to make magic when I chatted to Groot Constantia’s winemaker, Boela Gerber. A lot of analysis and research was undertaken to faithfully recreate ‘Constantia Wyn’ as it was enjoyed by Napoleon, Frederick the Great of Prussia and Louis Phillipe (King of the French). How do we know Napoleon…

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