Wildehurst Wines is a boutique cellar in the small town of Koringberg, Swartland, South Africa.
Owner, Joanne Hurst, who had her maiden harvest in 2009, produces wines that capture the essence and unique terroir of an age-old wine region known as the Swartland in the Western Cape, South Africa.
Wildehurst Wines exudes a culmination of passion and dedication to the enjoyment of life and good wine.
Time flies when you are working at Wildehurst Wines and having fun! One minute you are busy with harvest and a bit of bottling and the next minute you are two months away from the next harvest! This week we are getting ready to bottle the 2016 red blends. The 2016 wine in barrel…Details
Usually I describe “The Wilde” as my harvest pet project. Exciting harvest experiments where I can create something new, play with cultivars and try out different winemaking techniques. It is the one wine that will change with every vintage! The maiden vintage (The Wilde 2015) started with 17 picking crates of grapes from Joanne’s…Details
Three months after harvest and half way through 2017 work here at Wildehurst Wines is only starting to slow down now. Looking back at harvest 2017 it had its difficulties. Simply due to the fact that all the vineyards were a little bit confused about ripening. It was a common phenomenon this season to see…Details