Author: Elgin Grabouw Tourism

Top Ratings for Elgin in the Sauv-Sem Blend/Wooded Sauvignon Blanc Report

Five of Elgin Wines were rated amongst the top 10 blends in the seventh annual Sauv-Sem Blend/Wooded Sauvignon Blanc Report. There were 29 blend entries (from 24 producers) and 23…
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Explore Elgin’s Seriously Cool Wines

Clifford Roberts from Visit Winelands South Africa recently featured a blog post on Elgin Wines, which includes the fascinating history of winemaking in The Elgin Valley, several overarching characteristics of…
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Elgin wins four of “The Magnificent Seven” at the 2019 Pinot Noir Report.

Elgin Wines proudly make up more than half of the “The Magnificent Seven” top wines in the Tonnellerie Saint Martin Pinot Noir Report 2019 Though a notoriously difficult grape to…
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Kathryn Rossiter visits the Elgin Winter Festival and Trail’s End Bike Hotel

Well-known travel and lifestyle blogger Kathryn Rossiter from Becoming You shares her experience of staying at Trail's End Bike Hotel during her visit to Grabouw and The Elgin Valley, as…
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The inaugural Elgin Winter Festival: a great success!

Elgin Grabouw Tourism welcomed visitors from far and wide to experience its first ever Elgin Winter Festival, a celebration of Winter, Wine & Words over the long weekend of 9-11 August 2019.…
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Elgin Chardonnay Colloquium on 12 October 2019

Saturday 12 October 2019 will see Chardonnay aficionados flock to South Hill Vineyards in Elgin for the fourth annual Elgin Chardonnay Colloquium. A panel of four wine experts, Richard Kershaw…
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Elgin Winter Festival 9-11 August 2019: Winter, Wine and Words!

There's something quite magical and authentic about winter in Elgin. The chill brings with it a unique beauty of its own. Crisp mornings start the day with a heavy mist…
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