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As the cold winter days arrive in full force, there is one bright silver lining for most school children - the winter term break! While drinking hot chocolate and cosying up under blankets watching family favourite movies definitely sounds tempting, we also know that it...

We are, and have always been, proud to be a part of the Fairtrade initiative. As a part of our continued efforts to stand up for the wellbeing of our Fairview family, we've recently sent Jessica Hector on her first international trip to attend the...

In 2015, I met Diane de Villiers - a super smart and successful businesswoman with as much drive and passion for her business, that she reminded me of me! Her business - Daily Dish - was ingenious, offering delicious pre-packaged dinner boxes delivered straight to...

The results for the coveted National Wine Challenge 2018 have been released, and we are very proud to announce another year's winning streak, with the following accolades received: Vineyard Consistency Award: 2nd Place Overall (following last year's 1st place)  Top 100 & Double Platinum awards Three Double Platinum/Top...

Recently, Flight Network included our tasting room in their 'fool-proof' guide to spending 72 hours in Cape Town! We're so excited to find our Fairview Tasting Room among those on the bucket list destinations! . According to Flight Network, which is Canada’s leading online international travel...

Photo: Representatives from the industry received the 1659 medal of honour on behalf of the wine workers: From left to right: Dr Ernest Messina (Chairperson, Groot Constantia Board), Katazile Mtshikwana  (Oom Tsotsi) (retired wine worker, Koopmanskloof), Awie Adolf (Cellar Master and shareholder, Fairview), Johan Ehlers (Chief...

Have you ever read about the story of our Fairview crest? Our crest embodies all of our values in a timeless design. The crest forms the heart of the entire Fairview range, has a distinctive agricultural feel and conveys the essential elements that encompass Fairview. Here is...

Recently, one of our longest standing tasting room hosts (both literally and figuratively), Lyn Brodovcky wrote a memoir of her time at Fairview over the last 19 years. Here’s what she has to say: Hi. I am Lyn, one of the longest ‘surviving’ staff members at Fairview....

Our Fairview Deli has a tasty new addition! Originally based in Durbanville, French bakery owner Sophie Courchay has joined hands with Fairview to bake up a storm for our deli and Back's restaurant pâtisserie section! Sophie is known for creating incredible and authentic pâtisseries based on...

The wine is called Goats do Roam. No, not Côtes-du-Rhône. And yes, it was always intended to be like that. As you’ll know by now, I’ve always enjoyed tweaking sensibilities – French or otherwise. Goats Do Roam was born out of my love for my...

At last week's 2nd annual Cape White Blend Report 2017 award ceremony held at our homebase Fairview farm, we were very proud to achieve a 92-point rating for our Fairview Nurok 2016. This is the second award our white Rhône-blend has achieved this year, following...