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5 Medals at the 2021 Old Mutual Wine Trophy Awards

5 Medals at the 2021 Old Mutual Wine Trophy Awards

Our premium Rosendal wines have done us extremely proud at the Old Mutual Wine Trophy Show! The Old Mutual Competition is one of the most prestigio...
The Story Behind Norway’s Barony Castle

The Story Behind Norway’s Barony Castle

Our Barony Range, which we are immense proud of, has an exquisite tie to our Norwegian Heritage. Named after the Barony Rosendal Manor in Norway, t...
5 Facts About Malbec to Know About

5 Facts About Malbec to Know About

To celebrate the release of our new wine, the Barony Freyja Malbec, here are five facts about Malbec that you might not have known!       Malbec...
The Story of Chardonnay: Then and Now

The Story of Chardonnay: Then and Now

Chardonnay is a variety that has seen a tremendous transformation over the past few years. The cultivar, once produced in a heavily-oaked style wit...
What You Need to Know About Pinotage

What You Need to Know About Pinotage

Considering how Pinotage-centric South Africans are, it is unsurprising that the variety is native to SA. It is the only grape variety that origina...
New Release

New Release

Our latest release, the 2019 Barony August Cabernet Sauvignon is an excellent representation of the calibre of wines that Rosendal offers. With pre...
December Tasting Room News

December Tasting Room News

It's been a challenging year for most of us and still, we have so much to be grateful for. We have continuously been adding a variety of prestigiou...
Awarded 4.5 STARS in PLATTER'S 2021

Awarded 4.5 STARS in PLATTER'S 2021

We have done it again!  For years the Platter’s wine guide has been regarded as a top authority on South African wines. The in-depth reviews are ge...
Rosendal Wines WIN BIG at the 2019 NWC Top 100 Wine Awards

Rosendal Wines WIN BIG at the 2019 NWC Top 100 Wine Awards

We are very excited to announce our winners in this year's National Wine Challenge TOP 100 Wine awards.

  • DOUBLE PLATINUM - Barony Sophie 2016 
  • DOUBLE GOLD - Reserve Classic Cuvee 2016
  • DOUBLE GOLD - Rosendal Merlot 2017
  • DOUBLE GOLD - Rosendal Sauvignon Blanc 2018
New Release: Barony Skaði Grenache Noir 2017

New Release: Barony Skaði Grenache Noir 2017

Barony Skaði Grenache Noir 2017 A vibrant ruby red hue makes for an inviting first impression. Fragrant whiffs of red cherries, cloves and strawberries meets plush red berries on the palate. Smooth layers of deliciousness guide the finish into a perfectly tapered tail. Serve slightly chilled during summer time.