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The story of Nederburg is one of dreams, disappointments, sorrows and successes that, for more than 200 years, have made up the lives of the many men and women who have lived, loved and laboured there. With the first vineyards planted around 1791, the founders of Nederburg were people of tremendous vision, strength and courage - people who developed Nederburg from a bare patch of wilderness into one of South Africa's most eminent wine farms.
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A long history of growing grapes and making wine, but less of a history on exporting it, and even lesser on
the quality aspect.
At the turn of the century (1900, that is), a surplus of wine in South Africa created a hierarchy of cooperatives, the
biggest and best known being KWV. This organization seemed to favor quantity over quality and had most...
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Learn About Cabernet Sauvignon
(cab-uhr-NAY sow-veeh-yawn) King of Red Many refer to Cabernet Sauvignon as the king of red grapes. Perhaps that title is due to its ability to grow worldwide in a number of climates, or to the fact that it produces wine with such character yet such diversity. Either way, this grape is responsible, as a whole or a partner, for some of the greatest wines in the world. In Bordeaux,...
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