In April of this year, the renowned American wine critic, Stephen Tanzer, visited Rustenberg and tasted through a selection of our wines. He recently released his ratings of the wines and they were rated very well, with the most recent vintages of our two top wines, the Peter Barlow 2009 and the Five Soldiers 2012, […]
And the awards just keep coming! 2015 is shaping up to be an incredible year for Rustenberg. Last week the results of the prestigious Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show were announced, and Rustenberg was named the winner of the Old Mutual Trophy for the Most Successful Producer Overall. Top that off with a trophy for […]
Today the top 12 Shiraz’s and Shiraz Blends in South Africa were announced by Shiraz SA wine awards, and the Buzzard Kloof 2011 has made the cut as a top 10 Shiraz! Other farms who made the top 12 in each of the categories include: Wildekrans Wine Estate, Uva Mira Vineyards, Saronsberg Cellar, KWV Wines, […]
8,020 wines from around the world were judged during May 2015 at the 22nd Concours Mondial de Bruxelles and Rustenberg’s Unwooded Chardonnay was judged a gold medal winning wine. Our Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 also came out with a Silver Medal at the competition, which shows that its flavours and complexity are starting to show […]
Rustenberg’s own Murray Barlow was recently interviewed by USA’s James Nokes about the Estate, working in the family business and why you should drink South African wines. An excerpt of the interview appeared in the Daily Chronicle (an Illinois publication). You can read it here.