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by Oct 24, 2018

We’re Still Celebrating!

 As the 2019 awards season comes to a close we’re still on a high after all the great news we received. We felt we needed to take the opportunity to tell you about the bumper crop of accolades we came home with, give a little background on the competitions we took...

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It’s Been A Wild Ride

It’s Been A Wild Ride

It's Been A Wild Ride!It seems completely unreal that two whole months have flown by since the previous issue of our newsletter. But what an amazing time we’ve had… By far the highlight of the second half of our year is always awards season. And goodness! What a...

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Winter at La Vierge has never tasted this good!

Winter at La Vierge has never tasted this good!

Over the last month or so the teams from our Tasting Room and Restaurant have been feverishly working on a special project. Sometimes there were secret meetings, other times there were debates and then, finally, there were tastings. What on earth are we on about; you...

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La Vierge’s Festive Season Tasting Room Team

La Vierge’s Festive Season Tasting Room Team

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...

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Why Sangiovese should be your favourite cultivar

Why Sangiovese should be your favourite cultivar

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...

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A brief introduction to the La Vierge story

A brief introduction to the La Vierge story

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...

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5 Reasons to book a La Vierge Private Tasting

5 Reasons to book a La Vierge Private Tasting

Traditionally the arrival of spring is celebrated in September. However, this year spring has been a little slow to arrive in the Overberg. Now, finally, the days feel a little longer and the weather allows for long, leisurely afternoons drinking our delicious wines...

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La Vierge Wines shine During 2018 award season

La Vierge Wines shine during 2018 award season Entering a wine for an award is a great way to showcase a product that you’ve spent months, sometimes years, perfecting. There are glitzy events to attend where you rub shoulders with industry professionals and the...

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La Vierge Agents

South Africa Head Office Tania Theron - Joubert - General Manager generalmanager@lavierge.co.za +27 28 313 0130 +27 78 846 0449 Western Cape Friedrich von Wielligh – National Sales Manager friedrich@bottoms-up.co.za +27 83 628 2515 Miranda Rieker – Sales...

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