Sunday, March 28, 2010

Farm fresh

The October issue of South African Magazine Food and Home featured a cellar lunch hosted by Adi and Cornelia on Kalmoesfontein. The article featured some lovely images.

A Passion for Wine and Surf

Kalmoesfontein was featured in the Danish photographer Linda Suhr's collection called A Passion for Wine and Surf. Claimed to be a real marketing tool for South Africa and the Cape, Suhr features stunning image of winefarms, oceans, surfers and good food.

This is how she captured our little piece of earth.

Linking things up

Thanks to Google alerts we get instant updates on who is talking online about everything from Adi's social life, to the successful wine get-togethers of the Swartland and our popular wines...

"an arranged marriage that works" of cabernet sauvignon, petit verdot, cabernet franc and malbec.
Read more about the marriage...

 “…That said, a few wines did make an impression on this timid taster. Adi Badenhorst’s 2007 white blend ... confirm the sex appeal of new white blends.“
Read more here

‘We don’t want anything other than the grape in here.’
in where? here

“I really liked these wines... yes, I know, I am saying that I really liked these South African wines.  Treasure this moment, for I may not say such glowing words about any producer from that nation again!”
“My March Wines of the Month, Secateurs white and red are quite simply knock out value for money for this level of complexity.” – The Wine Detective
Read more about knock out value here

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Welcome to our blog!

Hi, and welcome to our blog - a place where we want to keep you updated and informed of all the exciting, interesting, new and fresh things that happen on Kalmoesfontein. Here we want to share videos and pictures, stories and everyday inspiration from AA Badenhorst Family Wines. We hope you will visit us here regularly!