Rosendal Blog

2020 Wine Vision

2020 Wine Vision

With a new year comes a new selection of wines you can look forward to! Every month we will be releasing a new vintage or a new wine! In January yo...
New Release: Noble Nomad He Stole My Horse 2018

New Release: Noble Nomad He Stole My Horse 2018

Little is known about the legendary Noble Nomad. He arrived in Cape Town as a German soldier enjoyed his nomadic lifestyle and was an excellent hun...
Platter's Award Winners

Platter's Award Winners

 South Africa's first and still best-selling wine annual, Platter's Guide is the comprehensive, up-to-date and authoritative guide to who's who an...
Merlot: The Majestic

Merlot: The Majestic

Merlot is a dark blue-coloured wine grape variety, that is used as both a blending grape and for varietal wines. Merlot pairs beautifully with mos...
Driehoek Shiraz keeps raking in the awards!

Driehoek Shiraz keeps raking in the awards!

The two Driehoek Shiraz harvests currently in stock namely 2016 and 2017 (pictured) are arguably the two most decorated shiraz wines in South Afric...
IWSC 2019 WINNERS

IWSC 2019 WINNERS

We are proud to announce our latest IWSC results. Click to read more about our silver and bronze medals at this international wine competition.
Barony Røsslyng: A lightly wooded Chardonnay

Barony Røsslyng: A lightly wooded Chardonnay

This Chardonnay depicts the beautiful and soft characteristics of this petite plant, and anyone that has ever wandered through the Norwegian woods in the fall, or across the wide mountain plateaus, would have met this sweet-smelling, unpretentious little plant.
Veritas Award Winners 2019

Veritas Award Winners 2019

As the longest-running and biggest competition in South Africa, the Veritas Awards has earned its reputation as one of South Africa’s most authorit...
Heritage Day

Heritage Day

The Origin of the Vines.  In order to know where we are going, we need to know where we came from.    South Africa has a rich and diverse history ...
PINOT NOIR

PINOT NOIR

Rosendal Pinot Noir. 


The refined taste, smell and colour set it apart from other cultivars. The symmetry in the fruit, minerality, oak and spice which embodies this wine, is the exact expression of the cool climate terroir where the grapes are grown.

GLORIOUS GRENACHE DAY

GLORIOUS GRENACHE DAY

Grenache is one of the most versatile varieties in the world. This exceptional variety ripens later than most, thriving in dry and warm conditions as we have seen near Stellenbosch. 

Celebrating Vitis Vinifera Wine Award Winners!

Celebrating Vitis Vinifera Wine Award Winners!

Rosendal has been awarded THREE Vitis Vinifera Wine Awards! Predominantly judged by qualified consumers, we can be sure that these awards confirm our guarantee of award-winning quality wines.