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Martin on the 2020 Vintage…

18 Mar 2020 | BY Martin Fourie, Winemaker

Just when we, as the winemaking team here at De Toren Private Cellar thought the next vintage couldn’t be more pronounced than previous vintages, along came 2020. The exquisite climate conditions (with attitude) endured during this season have, in my humble opinion, ultimately add true depth and concentration to the current 2020 vintage. Since the […]

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Cutting Edge Pruning…

28 Sep 2019 | BY Charles Williams Avril Malan

With a continuous aspiration to craft world-class Bordeaux styled wines here at De Toren, our winemaking team is constantly on the lookout for the next level or area of innovation, both in the cellar and the vineyard. Our philosophy is one of cultivating quality in every single thing that we do and our most recent […]

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Our Winemaker & Viticulturist’s take on the 2019 Harvest…

27 Jun 2019 | BY DTPrivateCellar

The 26th of March marked the official conclusion of our 2019 harvest here at De Toren Private Cellar. This season once again presented a fantastic opportunity to observe just how adaptable our vines are and what a wonderful thing nature truly is. The 2019 vintage will without a doubt, be reminiscent of a number of […]

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Winemaker Charles on the 2019 Vintage…

18 Mar 2019 | BY Charles Williams

The story of the 2019 vintage commenced much earlier than one would expect. To be precise, it started merely one month after the 2018 vintage found itself snug in the cellar. The month of April 2018 brought some much needed rain and our soils soaked up every inch of this life-giving moisture. It was the […]

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