DELHEIM BLOG

Gewürztraminer and the Battle of the Bottle

Gewürztraminer and the Battle of the Bottle

To find out what is in a name, one first has to be able to pronounce it. This is the conundrum facing many wine-lovers who embark on the process of asking for a bottle of Gewürztraminer, the lovely bright white wine of which Delheim Estate remains...

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Harvest Report by Winemaker, Roelof Lotriet

Harvest Report by Winemaker, Roelof Lotriet

Following the very difficult 2019 vintage, the post-harvest weather conditions were very favourable. We received a quite a bit of rain during the harvest and that was backed up by decent winter rains and cold days. Bud break was even and the...

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Conserving Nature is a Part of Delheim’s Soul

Conserving Nature is a Part of Delheim’s Soul

Conserving Nature is a Part of Delheim’s Soul Story 3 of 12 by Emile Joubert Standing on Delheim Estate, situated on the majestic slopes of Stellenbosch’s Simonsberg mountain, one could be forgiven for thinking that the sense to preserve this...

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From our Cellar to your Couch

From our Cellar to your Couch

From our cellar to your couch Today on the 7th April 2020 we are proud to be living in South Africa. Proud to be a family winery with a long tradition of family values. We have no idea how the rest of our lives will look like but we know that our...

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Delheim Whole-Wheat Bread Family Recipe

Delheim Whole-Wheat Bread Family Recipe

Due to popular demand and pressure, we share our bread recipe - served on our terrace since 1976! Delheim Whole-wheat Bread Family Recipe Ingredients: 1kg Whole-wheat Flour (Stoneground if possible) 10g Anchor Yeast (1pkt instant yeast = 10g) 2...

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#DelheimAtHome

#DelheimAtHome

By now we all know the hottest wine tasting venue is your couch. So why not join in the fun of our interactive virtual wine tastings and share the notes from your glass and fond Delheim memories with us by posting on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter...

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Adversity by Emile Joubert

Adversity by Emile Joubert

Delheim is not unique in having had its fair share of trials and tribulations. As can be expected of any wine estate with an 80-year-old history, there have been tumultuous events together with the reward and satisfaction of living and working on...

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Wild & Free

Wild & Free

Life on the farm is not what it used to be: no cars driving up our winding driveaway, no clinking of glasses on our restaurant terrace, no languid picnics under the towering oaks. And the wildlife we share our beautiful farm with are noticing and...

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