Welgegund Heritage Wines release Cinsault and Grenache Noir varietal wines

Welgegund Heritage Wines Cinsault and Grenache Noir 2017  The vintage “2017 proved to be an exceptional vintage, says winemaker, Friedrich Kühne. “Our single vineyard Cinsault and Grenache are normally destined for blending (although a Cinsault was produced in 2006 but later discontinued), but when I saw the exceptional quality of these varietals in barrel, I […]

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A new dawn for Welgegund Heritage Wines

Including the launch of Welgegund Heritage Wines Chenin Blanc 2017 and Providence 2015, a Rhône-style blend  Nestled at the foot of the magnificent Hawequa mountains at the end of an oak-lined cul-de-sac in Wellington, lies Welgegund Heritage Wines. Welgegund means ‘well-bestowed’ and you don’t have to venture far to experience the fruits of its blessings. […]

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NWC – Top 100 SA Wines 2018

We are absolutely delighted and thrilled beyond words with our achievements at the NWC Top 100 SA Wine Awards tonight! Herewith the awards received: Welgegund Chenin Blanc 2017 – Double Platinum Welgegund Providence – Double Gold Welgegund Chenin Blanc 2015 – Double Silver “The team at Welgegund Wines have been phenomenal as always, not only […]

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Silver for Welgegund Providence 2015

Welgegund is humbled to announce that it’s red blend wine Providence has won a Silver Award in the 2017 Decanter World Wine Awards in the UK – with the wine being confirmed as “a very accomplished wine, with impressive complexity”. To achieve this award the Welgegund Providence had to earn a tasting score of 90-94 […]

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Viticulturist / Winemaker / Farm Manager Profile

Welgegund is delighted to have had Friedrich Kühne as a part of its team since 2014. He is a dedicated and results driven winemaker with a wealth of experience in South Africa, France and the USA – with numerous awards and accolades providing generous testimony to his skill. His planning ability, technical knowledge, perseverance and […]

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First Olive Oil production

Welgegund is proud to have produced this artisanal olive oil for you. It is a lively and fruity extra virgin olive oil cold pressed from a blend of selected olive cultivars. The hand-picked fruit is all grown on our historic Cape farm. Oil aromas of freshly cut grass, green pepper, and a hint of lemon […]

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