Hermanus … new vineyards, new wines

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There are quite a few new vineyards open to the public since our last visit to Hermanus two years ago.  We only went to one, surprisingly for us 🙂    We actually felt like chilling while there.   One of the reasons – I was on anti-histamines for conjunctivitis which made me sooo sleepy 😦    I would drop off to sleep anywhere !!

Rivendell is a new boutique wine farm.   New vines and young wine.  Beautiful setting and they’ve recently opened a Mediterranean bistro.   We tried the wine tasting .. Maiden Vintage sauvignon blanc, pinot noir and shiraz – we preferred the sauvignon blanc

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It will be interesting to watch Rivendell grow and do another tasting in time to come .. and then we can say that we tasted their first bottling 🙂

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At the Wine Village, Hemel-en-Aarde, Hermanus

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