Simonsig Estate has Special Day at 2014 Amorim Cap Classique Challenge

Simonsig Wine Estate in Stellenbosch are no newcomers to the winners’ podium at the annual Amorim Cap Classique Challenge where South Africa’s finest bottle-fermented sparkling wines are honoured.


When life`s in the blender, alchemy can bring back magic

Although there is no reason not to drink while on these meds – unless you’re going to get too drunk to remember to take your doses – I have been turned off the bottle after mixing my toxins left me feeling horribly nauseous.


Simonsig Mines Two Gold Medals at International Mundus Vini Wine Competition

Simonsig Estate, one of Stellenbosch’s pioneering wine farms, scored a red and white wine Gold at this year’s Mundus Vini Wine Competition held in Germany.


Simonsig Cracks Second Top 10 Award, This Time It’s Chenin

The 2nd top 10 award in under two weeks. At the inaugural Standard Bank Top 10 Chenin Blanc Challenge held on 27 August,


Simonsig Produces Top 10 Winning Wine and the First Lady of Pinotage

The Pinotage wine fit for a queen has now become the wine of a queen. In winning her sixth Absa Top 10 Pinotage Trophy last week, Simonsig Estate’s red wine maker Debbie Thompson has now claimed the title of South Africa’s undisputed first lady of Pinotage.


Simonsig Estate Flies High on World’s Best Airline

Confirming its status as one of Stellenbosch and South Africa’s flagship wine estates, Simonsig has just seen its Tiara Bordeaux-style red blend selected for service in the Business and First Class sections of Cathay Pacific.


A Case for Sparkling Wine

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Simonsig Estate Opens Vault of Wine Treasures for Vintage Wine Day

Wine-lovers will be given a rare chance to taste and buy older vintages of wines made on the Simonsig Estate, one of Stellenbosch’s best-known and lauded wine farms.


3rd generation Simonsig torch bearer steps up as Tasting Room Manager

Following in the footsteps of his late father, John Plaatjies, Denzel was always on the lookout for opportunities to earn extra pocket money.


Simonsig triumphs with four Gold Medals at Concours Mondial de Bruxelles

Simonsig Estate has swept the board as the top South African Gold scorer with a cache of four gold medals at the 20th Concours Mondial de Bruxelles.

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Simonsig Estate upholds the legendary status of pioneering wine excellence shaped by the Malan dynasty’s devotion to quality and innovative winemaking. Named after its dramatic views of the Simonsberg Mountain, the estate is ideally situated in Stellenbosch, South Africa’s premier wine region, 45 km east of Cape Town.
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