Franschhoek Wines & Wine Estates

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Looking for wines in South Africa's premier vineyard valley - Franschhoek?
Then look no further! Franschhoek has many fine and venerable Vineyards to choose from.

The valley is home to some of the oldest Wine Estates and Vineyards in the country as well as some of the newest, all producing wines of the highest quality, many of which are winners of awards and trophies in international wine competitions.

Wine lovers the world over come to Franschhoek to taste the exqusite wines of the valley, Surrounded by majestic mountains with slopes dressed in vines, there is no better way to taste wine then in the very vineyard that produced it.

Franschhoek's Vineyards produce all the noble and classic cultivars. From superlative whites such as Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Semillon and Chenin Blanc, to gorgeous plush reds; Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz, Pinot Noir as well as many blends, to tantalize your palette. All are just waiting to be tasted by wine lovers visting Franschhoek.

And lets not forget Franschhoeks famed Méthode Cap Classique sparkling wines and ports, produced by some immensely talented winemakers who have chosen to practice their art in this inspirational locale.

Please note that is a gateway to the Wine Estates available in Franschhoek. Many are advertisers which can be found on this page and in our Wine Estates Directory. Those that are not advertisers are listed on a rotational basis and can be found below the advertisers in the directory.

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Bellingham Wines

The contemporary Bellingham cellar in Wellington has a proud heritage site accentuated by palm trees – it is in this atmosphere of proud legacy that our present generation winemakers nurture their passion for cultivating world-class wines.

This rich heritage site has produced unique wines under the watchful eye of many idealistic landowners through the centuries; although the current proprietor Bernard Podlashuk following in their footsteps, is deemed to be one of the best in the world today by creating the superlative Bellingham wine brand he developed and produced under his watchful eye.

groot drakenstein, franschhoek valley
+27(0)21 870 4200
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Eikehof Wines

On Eikehof they grow Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz, Chardonnay as well as Semillon. The Semillon vineyard is well over a century old, planted in 1902.

Eikehof don’t vinify their own Semillon but offer it annually to another producer in the Valley who arguably has the best Semillon in South Africa. Large peach orchards can also be found on Eikehof...

R45 main road, franschhoek valley
+27 (0)21 876 2469
eikehof website
Franschhoek Wine Tours

Franschhoek Wine Tours

Welcome to the exciting world of Franschhoek Wine Tours. The friendly team at Franschhoek Wine Tours will show you around the Winelands of the beautiful Cape – one of the most breathtaking wine regions of the world. All the guides at Franschhoek Wine Tours are skilled and highly knowledgeable (all the wine tour guides have been educated by the Cape Wine Academy) and we offer fun, yet informative day tours. The Franschhoek Wine Tours team have more than 17 years of experience between them within the wine tourism industry and is perfectly positioned to offer inside knowledge and hidden secrets of ...

+27 (0)83 301 6774 ( reservations )
+27 (0)82 256 1606 ( emergency )
franschhoek wine tours website
Holden Manz Wine Estate

Holden Manz Wine Estate

Holden Manz wine estate is located above the Franschhoek valley overlooked by magnificent mountains which stand guard over the beautiful valley below.

Situated between the Franschhoek & Stony Brook rivers, this 22 hectare wine estate, with its fertile and dark loam soils produces superb wines in a state-of-the-art cellar.

The owners, Gerard and Migo, have British, German and French connections and fell in love with South Africa and the Winelands since first arriving in the country in the 1990s.

green valley road, franschhoek
+27(0)21 876 2729
holden manz wine estate webpage

La Bri Vineyards

Boasting a state-of-the-art 120 tonne boutique wine cellar and tasting room, La Bri is where you will find signature styled wines from a passionate owner, a knowledgeable viticulturist and a creative winemaker. This formidable team aims to share its wonderful products with fellow wine lovers who will enjoy, share and cherish their efforts.

La Bri uses estate grapes exclusively to produce handcrafted wines, made for everyday enjoyment, comprising four single cultivar wines and two blends, based on the traditional French Bordeaux and Rhone winemaking practices.

excelsior road, franschhoek
+27(0)21 876 2593
La Motte Wine Estate

La Motte Wine Estate

Situated in the beautiful Franschhoek Valley, in South Africa's Cape Winelands,
La Motte is home to the finest wines, recognised internationally for exceptional quality.

With its picturesque setting, traditional cuisine and historic charm,
La Motte is an enchanting destination for those who appreciate the finer things in life.

Make a point of visiting the magnificent La Motte wine cellar in the Franschhoek Valley. Taste our award-winning wines in the elegant tasting room - a place of relaxed hospitality.

R45 main road, franschhoek valley
+27(0)21 876 8000
la motte wine estate web site

La Petite Ferme Winery

We welcome you at La Petite Ferme Winery for an intimate wine tasting experience of our delicately hand-crafted wines.

Cellar tours are available from 11am by appointment, or enjoy our exqusite internationally acclaimed wines at our equally acclaimed restaurant. withits stunning views over the Franschhoek Valley

franschhoek pass road
+27 (0) 21 876 3016
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Leopard's Leap Wines

Leopard's Leap Wines

Leopard’s Leap Wines is a global brand based in South Africa's Western Cape wine-lands. It was conceptualised at the turn of the century by wine-maker and businessman, Hein Koegelenberg, CEO of Leopard's Leap Wines, with guidance from his late father-in-law, internationally-renowned business leader, Dr. Anton Rupert.

The brand was initially created for the export market in the United Kingdom and has, since its inception, rapidly gained an international reputation for representing a versatile range of excellent quality wines at affordable prices.

R45, main road, franschhoek
+27(0)21 876 8002
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Mont Rochelle Mountain Vineyards

The Farm is situated against the Klein Dassenberg Mountains.

It boasts a quaint Boutique cellar, which has a unique character due to its layout and design. The cellar has many historic elements and a unique feel to it. The objective is to create wines which are fit for any occasion.

A range of easy drinking wines is available – quaffing wines to be enjoyed on a hot summer afternoon or with a bowl of pasta after a day in the office...

dassenberg road, franschhoek
+27(0)21 876 2770
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The below list are complimentary listings. They are rotated weekly.
These Wine Estates below will only be listed every seventh week .
Allée Bleue Estate - cnr R310 & R45 Groot Drakenstein
Address +27(0)21 874 1021
Freedom Hills Wines - Wemmershoek Road
Address +27(0)21 876 0085
La Petite Providence Wine Farm - Middagkrans Road
Address +27(0)21 876 4790
Stony Brook - Green River Road
Address +27(0)21 876 2182

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