The Blends of Waverley Hills

The year is almost at its end, but it is still not the end at Waverley Hills for achieving awards. Most recently it was our Rhône style and Bordeaux style blends receiving awards! It seems as if our cellar master, Johan Delport, has mastered the art of blending. At the Gilbert & Gaillard International Challenge

One District, Four Categories and Four Awards Won at SA Terroir Wine Award

There is one word that perfectly describes how the Waverley Hills team feel at this moment – Grateful. Novare SA Terroir Wine Award is a South-African competition founded by Marius Labuschagne and was created to discover the wines made in the various wine-growing areas that best reflect the terroir in which they were produced.  All

Come and try our brand new and true French-style Rosé!

Usually, we would start the article with a smart opening line.  But honestly, we are too excited and will thus just come out and say it: Waverley Hills has officially released a brand new and true French-style Rosé! Made with 100% Grenache, this beautiful dry Rosé shows fresh flavours of prickly pears, fynbos & watermelon. If you enjoy a

Waverley Hills Scores Top Gold At The Grand International Organic Wine Awards

Waverley Hills took part again in The Grand International Organic Wine Awards that was held in Germany. This award has become one of the most important tastings in the wine sector and 2019 marked its 10th year. According to statistics, more than 1000 entries from 28 countries were received. Our SMV 2014 did it yet again, walking away

Three Times Gold For Waverley Hills

In the previous newsletter, the Waverley Hills team were proud to inform you that our CW Reserve Shiraz 2015 received its first Gold from Mundus Vini Biofach 2019. This beautiful 100% Shiraz, which was also the 2015 SA Young Wine Champion Shiraz, made us proud once again by receiving another Gold, this time from “one

A proud moment for the team

Dear Reader. It was an average winter day when during a team-bonding cappuccino break I asked our winemaker, Johan Delport, what his hobbies are.  After thinking for a moment, he replied short and sweet:  “My hobby is winemaking.” This might sound like an automatic reply for a winemaker, but in fact, that reply only proved why