Welcome to Boplaas.

Boplaas is situated in Calitzdorp, a small picturesque village in the Southern Cape in the majestic Little Karoo. The Nel family is part of a rich legacy that reaches back to 1880. Boplaas is a family concern with Carel Nel, a Cape Wine Master, as owner and cellar master.

Boplaas has long been regarded as in the forefront in premium wine production. Boplaas is known for world-class table wines, Ports and their award winning pot-stilled brandies.

A Rich Family History…

Boplaas' distilling heritage dates back to 1880; when current owner, Carel Nel's great-great grandfather exported his first consignment of fine Boplaas Brandy to England. Boplaas also became the first cellar to release an Estate Brandy.

Carbon Negative Footprint.

Boplaas is one of South Africa’s leaders in the implementation of sustainable solutions to tackle the climate change issue and reduce environmental damage. This project lies close to the hearts of the Nel family; thirty years ago Carel stated:  “that ...Read More

Boplaas Table Wines.

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Boplaas Tasting Room on the Garden Route.

The range of Cool Bay Sauvignon Blanc’s are crafted from selectvineyards located in the best terroir, influenced by the icy ocean currents of the Atlanticutilizing only the finest hand-harvested grapes to best express the varietal and vintage. ...Read More