Hermanuspietersfontein Wines

Wine Tours & Tasting in or near Hermanus, Cape Overberg in the Western Cape, South Africa.

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Wine Tours & Tasting Cape Overberg

Where? R320, Hemel-en-Aarde Village, Hermanus, 7200, Western Cape, South Africa

When? Monday to Friday from 09h00 to 17h00.
Saturday from 09h00 to 13h00.

How? Call +27 (0)28 316-1875

How much? Falls into price group R1 to R100 per person. Confirm with the provider.

Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Hermanus, in Western Cape

Within the Sondagskloof wine ward is where you’ll Hermanuspietersfontein Wines owned by Johan and Mariëtte Pretorius. The farm falls within a winter rainfall region and south-easterly summer wines. The annual rainfall is 650mm per annum.

The soils of shale and granite provide a great canvass for grapes and fauna to flourish and grow.

Animals such as leopards, reebok, duikers and baboons can be found on the farm. Barthi Eksteen is the farm’s winemaker and using the modern cellar and best quality grapes to make these promising wines.

Each variety is planted in a different position on the slopes. The westerly slopes have Bordeaux cultivars of Cabernet Sauvignon (9.73 hectares), Merlot (6.78 hectares), Cabernet Franc( 3.96 hectares), Malbec, Petit Verdot, Sauvignon blanc (27.44 hectares) and Semillon (2.64 hectares). The Easterly slopes do wonders for Rhone cultivars of Shiraz, Mourvèdre, Grenache and Viognier. Come harvest, grapes are hand-picked and preserved until it’s ready for crushing. The end result being beautiful wines.

To view more wine estates in the region see Hermanus Wine Estates or see South Africa Wine Estates for a general overview and links to other wine producing regions.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Hermanus

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The Nantucket

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Lavender Manor Guest Lodge

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Lavender Manor Guest Lodge

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Baleia de Hermanus Guest Lodge

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Baleia de Hermanus Guest Lodge

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