Mountain Bike Challenge : 6 June

NEW YEAR. NEW ROUTES. NEW CHALLENGES : Robertson Winery is excited to announce a brand new venue for our 2015 Wacky Wine Weekend Mountain Bike Challenge. Along with the change of venue comes four brand new and exclusive mountain bike trails. The 2015 MTB Challenge will commence and culminate on the same premises as the Wacky Wine festivities, so expect great food, live entertainment and, of course, awesome wines awaiting your arrival at the finish line.

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Food & Wine : 5 – 7 June

This Wacky Wine Weekend, come soak up the food, wine, live entertainment and relaxing atmosphere in the Robertson Winery Food & Wine Tent. Please note there is a children’s entertainment area for those bringing the whole family.

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Brian Aaron, the Founder of Turn ‘n Tender on great steak and great wine

In 1977, Brian Aaron and his three brothers Steven, Howard and Mervyn opened their first branch of Turn ‘n Tender in Greenside. They opened on April Fool’s Day and though only one of the four, Howard, had any restaurant experience from working at the original Mike’s Kitchen, there turned out to be nothing foolish about their move. The Aaron brothers’ venture into the competitive world...

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What’s so special about the Constitution Road Chardonnay 2013?

Jacques Roux is the specialty wine maker at Robertson Winery for the Constitution Road and Single Vineyard Ranges and Fat Bastard White wines. He’s especially excited about the Constitution Road Chardonnay 2013. Here’s what you need to know. The Vineyard “The grapes come from Hannes Erasmus on the farm Wansbek. The area is also good for Sauvignon Blanc, but there is something secret in the...

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An Amazing Harvest

While most South Africans just deal with whatever the weather has in store for them – braai, swim, tan, repeat – for the winemakers of Robertson Winery it is vital in determining how well the harvest goes. Robertson Winery’s legendary viticulturist Briaan Stipp is a happy man at the moment thanks to the 2015 harvest. He tells us why. Autumn is upon us, how are...

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Chocolate and Wine Pairing

Robertson Winery would like to introduce a new and unique chocolate and wine tasting experience. The combination of these two wordly temptations promise a sensational wine tasting experience that will have you coming back for more. Chocolate and wine are natural companions, and combined, the complex flavours and nuances of the chocolate adds new dimension to the wine. A tasting includes  five Robertson Winery top ...

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Wacky Wine Weekend 2015

4 – 7 June is the dates to mark in your 2015 diary for our next Wacky Wine Weekend. Looking back at the success and highlights of 2014, it makes one wonder, how this festival, which is becoming a household-name throughout the country, just keeps getting better and better. But, like a good bottle of red – it just does! Robertson Winery had a fantastic...

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COMPLETE AWARD LIST

CONSTITUTION ROAD SHIRAZ 2002 vintage Four and a half stars John Platter 2005 Gold Medal Michelangelo International Awards Best in Shiraz category IWSC 2003 vintage Four stars John Platter 2006 2004 vintage Three star Wine magazine 2006 Four and a half stars John Platter 2007 Gold Michelangelo International awards 2007 Four and a half stars John Platter 2008 87 Points Wine Spectator August 2007 2005...

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Decanter – Constitution Road 2006

Robertson Winery Constitution Road Shiraz 2006 WINNER OF THE 2010 SOUTH AFRICAN RED RHONE VARIETAL OVER £10 TROPHY Robertson Winery’s flagship, Constitution Road Shiraz 2006, recently enjoyed international acclaim after having been awarded the highly coveted Regional Trophy, at the Decanter World Wine Awards held under the auspices of Decanter Magazine. This magazine is widely reputed to the authoritative benchmark wine publication in the world...

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Box Wine Awards – Shiraz 3L

We are proud that our very own Robertson Winery Shiraz 3L  were awarded the best Red Box Wine in 2012. This shows that Robertson Winery is unbeatable value for money. 33 Wines were entered into the 2012 Spit or Swallow Box Wine Awards competition. Everyone who attended the event had the opportunity to judge the wines. The judging panel was a nice mix between esteemed...

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Syrah Du Monde – Constitution Road Shiraz 2010

The world’s top 2013 award for the best Syrah/Shiraz wines – Syrah du Monde 2013 – awards Silver to Constitution Road Shiraz 2010. Syrah du Monde occupies a special place amongst international competitions thanks to its worldwide scope and its rigorous method. The first Robertson Winery Number 1 Constitution Road Shiraz was released in 2004 to commemorate ten years of democracy in South Africa under...

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