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4 Ways to practice responsible drinking

4 Ways to practice responsible drinking

rachel 30/12/2018 0
If you are visiting Hermanus, chances are you will be enjoying the “fruits” of the Hemel-en-Aarde, Botrivier and Stanford wine routes. And since most of the wine estates aren’t within walking distance, it would be wise to make sure you don’t exceed the legal limit for alcohol consumption while drivi...
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La Vierge’s Festive Season Tasting Room Team

La Vierge’s Festive Season Tasting Room Team

rachel 20/12/2018 0
If you’ve ever spent some time in our Tasting Room; chances are you have encountered three things that left a lasting impression on you. Firstly, the view over the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley (with a spot of ocean in the distance) from the deck, secondly, our beautiful wines, and thirdly, the smiling face...
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6 Essential wine accessories wine professionals swear by

6 Essential wine accessories wine professionals swear by

rachel 28/11/2018 0
You don’t need to have a whole arsenal of wine-related tools to enjoy drinking wine. Open a bottle of your favourite wine right now and, depending on your mood and the people you share it with, it won’t matter whether you drink it from a chain store wine glass or a stem-less crystal glass. But for t...
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Why Sangiovese should be your favourite cultivar

Why Sangiovese should be your favourite cultivar

rachel 18/11/2018 0
In South Africa most of the wine varieties we’re familiar with are French. We’re no strangers to pronouncing “saw-vee-nyon-blahnk” or “pee-no-nwar”. But Italian varietals are increasing in popularity and names like Nebbiolo and Zinfandel are appearing as part of the repertoires of various wine estat...
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A brief introduction to the La Vierge story

A brief introduction to the La Vierge story

rachel 30/10/2018 0
Ever wonder where the inspiration for our beautiful wines comes from? Why we are called La Vierge Wines, or how we come up with the names for the different varietals? Come with us on a journey… We’ll tell you a story, as old as mankind, which begins with a beautiful garden…The inspiration behind eve...
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