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Part of the furniture

Boetie Isaacs hasn’t just worked at Uitsig for 46 years, he was raised here too.

March 25th, 2017|News|

Here’s to long life!

We’ve collected the best insights on longevity we could find…

March 25th, 2017|News|

Autumn insights

Our resident horticulturalist shares seasonal tips and some interesting facts about the oldest tress too.

March 25th, 2017|News|

Can white wines age well?

We all know good red wines get even better with age. But what about quality whites? Cape Wine Master and Woolworths Wine Guru, Allan Mullins, joined us for a vertical tasting…

March 24th, 2017|News|

The class of 2017

Amidst running back and forth between the vineyards, I caught up with Uitsig’s winemaker, Jacques Du Plessis, to get his thoughts on the 2017 harvest that’s merely days away…

January 26th, 2017|News, What's up at Uitsig|

When the grass isn’t green on either side

With the next reasonable rains not expected until April this year, we’re in for at least a few more long, dry months. Our resident gardening guru, Niall McKrill, shares his insights on drought-proofing your garden.

January 26th, 2017|News|

One resolution to rule them all

Already abandoned your ambitious list of resolutions? Here’s a really simple one that’s bound to make you better: drink more water. Our bodies are composed of roughly 60% water. That means that when we’re dehydrated (and most of us constantly are) we’re affecting the performance of the majority of our body...

January 26th, 2017|News|

Save Water – Drink Wine!

Five great reasons to raise your glass and toast to all the water you’re saving by drinking wine. Here’s to a healthy heart: It’s long been acknowledged that red-wine tannins contain procyanidins, which protect against heart disease. But new research...

January 26th, 2017|News|

The Wine Lover’s Ultimate Gift List

If your loved one loves wine, look no further. We’ve compiled the ultimate list of gifts to consider buying them, only if they’re on your good list…

December 1st, 2016|News|

Cheers to bubbly!

With the end of the year in our sights, we’re raising our glasses of bubbly, and also, to bubbly. Not just because Constantia Uitsig’s new MCC 2013 is just as good as its sold-out predecessor, but because bubbly in and of itself is worth celebrating, any time of the year.

December 1st, 2016|The Tasting Sessions|