A selection of historical wine artifacts are on exhibit at Groot Constantia until 21 June and visitors are being offered a rare chance to view these relics, which unveil the history of the wine that Napoleon drank while on exile on St Helena Island.
The viticulturist Prof Piet Goussard was honoured with the iconic 1659 medal of honour on Thursday 7 February 2019 at the annual Wine Harvest Commemorative Event at the historic Groot Constantia Estate.
Die wingerdboukundige prof Piet Goussard is op 7 Februarie 2019 met die ikoniese 1659-erepenning vereer by die jaarlikse Wynoesherdenkingsgeleentheid op die geskiedkundige Groot Constantia-landgoed.
Groot Constantia has been selected as one of South Africa’s Top 20 Wine Cellars in the 2019 SA Wine and Cellar Classifications – making it one of the countries most…
The festive season is upon us and with it comes the need to buy that perfect gift – whether it is for a colleague, family, special friend – or perhaps something to treat yourself with at the end of a long year. A carefully chosen bottle of wine makes for just such a perfect gift.
The farms in Constantia are as concerned about the die-off of bees as the beekeepers. We are committed to give our full co-operation in all efforts to determine the exact cause of the problem.
South African sweet wines were proudly represented on the international stage recently – winning one of only three coveted Gold Awards issued globally for sweet wines at the 2018 Decanter Asia Wine Awards. Groot Constantia’s iconic Grand Constance was the only South African sweet wine to bring home Gold in the Sweet Wine category.
Cape Town’s iconic tourism collaboration, formerly known as the Cape Town Big 7, has announced that they have reverted back to the original partnership consisting of six major tourists attractions…
Groot Constantia has won three coveted Gold Awards at the 2018 International Wine and Spirits Competition. These latest accolades bring the number of top awards won by Groot Constantia in 2018 alone to 16.
The 30th of August is International Cabernet Sauvignon Day - the perfect time to open a bottle of this much-loved wine and celebrate all things Cabernet. Not that most wine…