Boplaas heritage of excellence on show in South Africa’s oldest wine region

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The links of top Klein Karoo winery and distiller Boplaas Family Vineyards to one of South Africa’s original and arguably most prestigious wineries was highlighted at a show of new releases held in Constantia last week.

 

Boplaas wines crowd the 2019 list of Top 100 SA Wines

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Boplaas Family Vineyards has emerged as one of the most successful producers rated for the esteemed National Wine Challenge list of Top 100 SA Wines this year. Not only were six of its wines included, but it also claimed titles for amongst others Best in Class.

 

‘Not all good South African wine will strip your wallet’ – Boplaas

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Buying quality wine doesn’t mean having to break the bank. That’s the opinion of Boplaas Family Vineyards marketing manager Rozanne Nel.

 

Boplaas wines top the charts in SAWi multi-competition evaluation

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Boplaas Cape Ports have received a perfect score of 100 points in an assessment by the SA Wine Index (SAWi), a rating system that identifies consistently top-performing wines from its evaluation of most important local and international competitions.

 

Boplaas Port named ‘Best Overall’ in Wine magazine rating of matured wines

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Port by South African champion producer Boplaas Family Vineyards outpaced some of the country’s most eminent wines with its crowning this week as Best Overall in a special report by Wine magazine on 10-year matured wines. Underlining Boplaas’s achievement was that vintage under assessment this year is arguably South Africa’s greatest in modern history.

 

Boplaas wines singled out among Country Life Top 20 in SA

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Boplaas Family Vineyards has been included in a list of 20 of South Africa’s best Sauvignon Blancs by leading magazine Country Life. The achievement is even sweeter considering that no less than two wines from the Little Karoo producer were selected.

 

Boplaas hails variety champions in early forecast of Harvest 2019

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An early glimpse of the 2019 wine grape harvest at Boplaas in the Klein Karoo hamlet of Calitzdorp suggests outstanding wines are likely to emerge. The celebrated winery reports that so far, vineyards are delivering excellent quality despite a challenging season of little rainfall.

 

Boplaas wines rated SA’s best by independent multi-platform index

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Boplaas Family Vineyards in Calitzdorp has been singled out as the best performing Cape Port producer over the past 10 years, thanks to the multi-platform analysis of the authoritative South African Wine Index (SAWi). Amongst the accolades that ensured Boplaas’s achievement was a four-fold inclusion of its wines among the SA’s most excellent Ports.

 

Boplaas White Blend Triumphs With Best Score In Wine Magazine Annual White Wine Report

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The Boplaas Gamka Branca Reserve 2017 has received 94/100 points in the Cape White Wine Report from Wine Magazine, the highest score of all wines featured in the highly regarded South African survey. Wines from 32 producers including some of the country’s top wineries were submitted for consideration.

 

Boplaas Unveils Collector’s Edition 6YO Cape Tawny Whisky

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The Boplaas family winery and distillery has officially released its latest innovation – a whisky matured for six years and finished in casks formerly used for making tawny port-style wine. Entered at the recent Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards, the whisky was South Africa’s highest-rated entry in the category.

 
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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.
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