Calling all brides-to-be! The latest wedding trend, Winter Weddings, reports that thousands of brides are shunning the summer months in favour of tying the knot in winter. Do you want a beautiful wedding without the hefty price tag? Well, look no further because you can now get your accommodation for you and your beloved, your family or your bridal party for two nights in Vondeling’s beautiful and historic Farm House on the estate, valued at R26 000, free!
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 08:46

Harvest 2018

As I am writing, we are right in the middle of harvest. Although the drought has certainly affected the yield, the quality of the fruit harvested up to now has been very good. So far, we have picked Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Viognier, Chenin Blanc, Muscat de Frontignan, Grenache Blanc and Roussane. With regards to red cultivars, we have picked Pinotage for Rosé and for Bowwood, as well as one block of Merlot and one block of Shiraz. The next three weeks…
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 08:41

We welcome visitors from afar

Our guests from St Austel breweries On the marketing side, we have been very busy. Rupert St Aubyn and Simon Leschallas of Southern Wines (our British importers) were out for their annual visit. They arranged some excellent meetings and tastings and a memorable braai with Sheperd Neame and St Austel breweries, both very good customers. We also paid Johannesburg and Durban a visit for our agent’s trade shows and we received great feedback form all our customers.
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 08:34

Vondeling Events – March

The Vondeling brand has a wide reach during March. Be sure to connect with us to enjoy your daily Vondel. 7 March | The National Eatery Food and Wine Dinner, Johannesburg Join us when we collaborate with The National Eatery and Speakeasy for a five-course gastronomic extravaganza, including wines paired with every dish. Details here.
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 08:28

Wine of the Month

We are very excited to be releasing our premium, limited release wine, called Philosophie. It’s a Bordeaux-style blend and we only produced 1,800 bottles. It’s our attempt to make the best possible wine from our estate, with no expense spared in vineyard or cellar. Philosophie, is a brave endeavour in which we attempt to marry the mind, the heart and the soil as we celebrate the diversity of Vondeling. Each year a rare Paardeberg flower is selected and illustrated by an…
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 08:24

Hope for a Nation

President Cyril Ramaphosa Of course, the most wonderful thing that has happened to all of us in South Africa, is that we have a new President in Cyril Ramaphosa. As his presidency takes shape, South Africans are gaining new hope for our country. Life under Jacob Zuma was getting pretty bad and the rot was reaching into every tentacle of society. There is a new upbeat buzz all around and everyone is very hopeful of Cyril being an exceedingly good…
Friday, 02 February 2018 08:50

***Valentine's Competition***

Spoil your sweetheart with a Valentine's Treat from Vondeling Wines, including A Winemaker's Platter for two A bottle of Vondeling Rosé with the platter A gift voucher to the value of R375 to spend on any of your favourite Vondeling wines Automatic membership to our Wine Club with heaps of benefits and discounts To stand a chance of winning this prize valued at R700, Like our page Tag your sweetheart Share this competition The winner will be announced on Valentine's…
Tuesday, 10 October 2017 07:54


Calling all wine lovers! The Slent Road from Klipheuwel is now open and fully tarred. It opens a beautiful drive directly to the Voor-Paardeberg, home of Vondeling wines! Join us for our annual clearance sale and take advantage of massive discounts as we slash prices on bin ends and unlabeled stock. SATURDAY 28TH OCTOBER 2017 VONDELING TASTING ROOM VOOR PAARDEBERG ROAD 9AM – 1PM Boerie Rolls, coffee and cold drinks will be available for sale. Jumping Castle for the kiddies. …
Monday, 14 August 2017 12:34

Voor-Paardeberg Potjie Competition

Hosted by Vondeling Wines Bring your own kit. No home prepping! R100 entry Coals supplied from 10am. Kid friendly Prizes for; Best traditional poitjie Best new age hipster poitjie Best team spirit/ wardrobe/ camp et al Date: Sunday 24 September 2017Time: 10am to 5pmVenue: Vondeling FarmFor more info and to RSVP, please contact Matthew Copeland on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.