Bouchard Finlayson Joins the #tastesunshine Initiative on Heritage Day


Bouchard Finlayson has joined the wine.co.za initiative to encourage South Africans around the world to ‘open up a bottle of wine with some new friends on Heritage Day, and let them taste some of our sunshine’.

 

Ashford Castle Appoints New Head Sommelier


Ashford Castle Hotel has announced the appointment of Pierre Marie Faure as Head Sommelier. Ashford Castle?s wine cellar is one of the most prestigious in the country, having been awarded Two…

 

Bouchard Finlayson Celebrates World Pinot Noir Day on 18 August 2018


Bouchard Finlayson winemakers Chris Albrecht and Peter Finlayson will be celebrating and honouring World Pinot Noir Day on Saturday 18 August 2018 with a tasting of the award-winning Galpin Peak 2016. This vintage has received recognition world-wide, not only as South Africa’s Best Pinot Noir, but also as South Africa’s Best Red Wine (IWC – International Wine Challenge 2018). 

 

Bouchard Finlayson Old World – New World


In the hidden Hemel-en-Aarde Valley at the Southern tip of Africa lies Bouchard Finlayson, a winery that combines the best of the old ways and classic French winemaking techniques, with the creativity and innovation of the new world.

 

Bouchard Finlayson’s Latest Vintages Get The Nod From James Suckling


Renowned international wine critic James Suckling has announced the latest ratings in his annual showcase of the great wines of the world on JamesSuckling.com.

 

Bouchard Finlayson Announces Winners Of The Wine and Art Competition


Bouchard Finlayson has congratulated the winners of the 2018 Tollman Bouchard Finlayson Art Award. The owners of Bouchard Finlayson, the Tollman family, has supported the competition as sponsor over the past five years.

 

Bouchard Finlayson Rated ‘Best Pinot Noir’ in 2018 SAWi Awards


Bouchard Finlayson’s Galpin Peak Pinot Noir has once again been ranked as the top Pinot Noir in South Africa, scoring a full 100 marks in the 2018 South African Wine Index Fine Wine Awards (SAWi).  Recognised globally for its quality, excellence and consistency, the Galpin Peak has now held the No. 1 spot for 10 years in a row, this year also scoring the 12thhighest points across all categories in the Fine Wine Awards.

 

Bouchard Finlayson 2016 Galpin Peak Pinot Noir Voted Best SA Red Wine


 

Bouchard Finlayson has received global acclaim in the International Wine Challenge (IWC) 2018 for the 2016 vintage of its flagship Galpin Peak Pinot Noir, not only taking a GOLD medal, but also winning Trophies as BEST SA PINOT NOIR, as well as BEST SA RED.

 

Bouchard Finlayson Galpin Peak Pinot Noir 2016 paired with Abalone Risotto


Bouchard Finlayson wines are known as ‘food wines’ and nothing beats a glass of the award-winning Bouchard Finlayson Galpin Peak Pinor Noir 2016 paired with sustainably sourced Abalone Risotto, enjoyed on the beach at Kwaaiwater in Hermanus.

 

Pairing Abalone With The Fine Wines Of Bouchard Finlayson


Pairing wine with seafood isn’t a difficult task, but have you ever tried pairing wine with one of South Africa’s most sought-after invertebrates, namely Abalone?

 
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