Boplaas winemaker nominated for Diners Club Winemaker of the Year
Boplaas Family Vineyards, winemaker Margaux Nel and her Boplaas Tinta Barocca 2014 have been nominated as one of five finalists in the Diners Club Winemaker of the Year 2015. Now in its 35th year the prestigious Diners Winemaker of the Year award has been the springboard for some of South Africa’s most talented winemakers and […]
Boplaas Cape Portuguese red table wines and Cape Ports shine at Michaelangelo’s
Boplaas Family Vineyards, producer of the benchmark Cape “Port” and table wines from Portuguese varieties, from the Klein Karoo in Calitzdorp, has once again proven its dominance in these category at this year’s prestigious Michelangelo International Wine Awards. More than 300 wine cellars entered 1655 wines in different classes in his challenge to be judged by […]
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.