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Melkboomsdrift Boutique Wine, Vredendal, West Coast

Melkboomsdrift Boutique Wines VredendalMelkboomsdrift wines have won several awards at the Young Wine Makers Show of South Africa and are well worth tasting. Situated near Vredendal, the 18ha family wine farm with its lime rich soil produces excellent red wines. Cultivars planted are Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinotage, Shiraz and Ruby Cabernet.

Approximately 3 to 4 tons per cultivar is produced by the cellar from hand harvested grapes. The fermentation process of the Melkboomsdrift wines is overseen by Hilsa, the owner, in a small cellar adjacent to her farm house. The wines are aged for at least 18 months in French oak barrels.

Tasting and sales: Mon-Fri 08h00 – 17h00. Tel: +27 (0) 27 217 2624: E-mailWebsite.

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