Are you dreaming of lazy days and sunshine?

Are you dreaming of lazy days and sunshine? Grab your blankets and cushions and book a picnic with us. Enjoy the sun on our expansive lawn, or just relax under the shade of our old oak trees with a glass of Riesling. This season’s picnic menu includes a selection of breads and spreads, charcuterie, local […]

Tim Atkin MW | Special Report South Africa 2021

Tim Atkin MW – Special Report South Africa 2021 Tim Atkin MW released his South Africa Report in September and we were delighted to be awarded First Growth status for the fourth consecutive year. Our The Eleanor Chardonnay 2019, was also selected as one of the white wines of the year, a recognition the wine […]

Wine Tasting Stellenbosch | Meet the team: Rodrick

Wine Tasting at Hartenberg | Meet the team: Rodrick Moyo (dipWSET) To those keen on wine tasting in Stellenbosch and who have found their way to Hartenberg, Rodrick our tasting room manager, is a familiar face. Rodrick, always ready to greet you with his beaming smile and astound you with his wine knowledge, grew up […]

It is Shiraz Month

It is Shiraz Month We are celebrating International Shiraz Day! Our Estate Shiraz 2017 is the most structured, intense vintage when compared to previous vintages and our Cellar Master, Carl Schultz, expects it to cellar well and continue to develop for at least 20 years from vintage, when stored under perfect conditions. We therefore consider […]

Our 2021 Harvest

Our 2021 Harvest Our Cellar Master, Carl Schultz, reflects on this year’s harvest “On Wednesday 31 March we completed a testing yet satisfying vintage. One that will test the wits of all and certainly rattle some – a vintage to build a brand, to be set apart from the rest! We had it all, lockdown, […]

Gravel Hill Syrah awarded 5 stars in Platter’s, & new vintage releases

Gravel Hill Syrah awarded 5 stars in Platter’s, & new vintage releases for Summer Firstly we’re delighted to announce our newly released 2016 Gravel Hill Syrah was awarded 5 stars in the Platter’s South African Wine Guide – “A bold, with dark fruit edged with signature ferrous note, spice & savoury. Tight & noticeably firm, but […]

Pebbles Project

Pebbles Project Founded in 2004, the Pebbles Project focuses on five areas: Education, Health, Nutrition, Community and Protection. Within each of these realms they provide support for disadvantaged children and their families from agricultural communities in the Cape. Their assistance and support increases every year and includes the following, and so much more! ensuring children […]

Picnic & Lunches

Exciting new wines & autumn news Cosy days, roaring fires and elegant reds are coming… …but as the leaves on our ancient oak trees are turning to gold and drifting to the ground, we are wrapping up the 2022 harvest. Take a look at some of Hartenberg’s harvest practices ensuring only the best grapes find […]

Tim Atkin MW – South Africa Special Report 2020

Tim Atkin MW – South Africa Special Report 2020 Tim Atkin MW released his South Africa Report in September and we were delighted to be awarded First Growth status for the third consecutive year. Tim also included a quote from our Cellar Master, Carl Schultz, “It’s comparatively easy to make great wine in a year […]