In the early 1800’s farmers in the Hemel-en-Aarde valley chose for their children to be schooled in Dutch,


Today, exactly 150 days ago, felt like the first day of the rest of my life.


Date: 20 December 2014


Wilhelm Pienaar – a second-generation winemaker – his wife Leoné and new baby Mika, are relocating to Hermanus where he accepted the winemaking responsibility at the cellar with the longest Afrikaans name in the world…


Wine of Origin: Sondagskloof


The Food and Wine market at Hermanuspieterfontein now offers free Wifi!


Euripides, the Greek playwright wrote Where there is no wine, love perishes, and everything else that is pleasant to man.


About Sue Green
Sue says: “ I consider my food to be unpretentious, generally easy to make and leaning towards economy.  I am not a chef, the title of my food24 website Souschef is just a play on my name, which is Sue. To me, there is nothing better than sitting down with family and friends to share a meal and some good South African wine!”


The story of Hermanuspietersfontein, told by a Sheep.


Quite often, like we pack away our summer wear, we pack away the white wines till the first signs of spring.