Industrial Action at Robertson Winery

Background: Robertson Winery and CSAAWU, the trade union recognised by Robertson Winery for purposes of collective bargaining, continue to be in dispute regarding proposed salary adjustments for the following twelve month period. An attempt by the CCMA to conciliate the dispute was unsuccessful and the trade union has engaged in protected industrial action in support of its demands. At the commencement of the industrial action,...

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Complete Award List

Vitis Vinifera 2016 awarded our Constitution Road Shiraz 2013 a double gold, and at this competition, as well as at the Global Chardonnay Masters 2016, our Constitution Road Chardonnay 2014  raked in gold medals. Syrah du Monde 2016 results are out and we walked away with a SILVER, for our delicious Wolfkloof Shiraz 2013. Proud to announce that we clinched a GOLD for our Constitution Road...

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Cheese and Wine Pairing with a Difference

Not sure which wine pairs perfectly with that cheese on the table? Or wondering which cheese goes perfectly with your favorite bottle of RW wine? Fret not, we have the perfect pairing combinations with some recipe ideas you can try at home tonight. Edam Cheese is a Semi Hard cheese, with a mild taste and slightly hidden sweetness- making it the perfect pairing with our...

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Robertson Winery Food and Wine Pairing Guide

We’ve had a lot of requests recently regarding which Robertson Winery wine should be paired with which type of food and with a range as extensive as ours it’s not surprising that things can appear a bit complicated!  The image above simplifies things a bit and illustrates what foods (cheese/nuts, meat/poultry, seafood, veggie/fruit, herb/spice, sauces and desserts) go best with 9 of our single varietal...

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Mountain Bike Challenge – 4 June 2016

Robertson Winery is happy to bring you the 10th edition of our Wacky Wine Weekend MTB! Last year we introduced 4 amazing new and exclusive routes that we have now tweaked for even more excitement in 2016. The event will once again start and finish at the same premises that Robertson Winery hosts all their Wacky Wine activities activities (on Voortrekker Road, to the right...

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Wacky Wine Weekend (2-5 June): Our Itinerary

Robertson Winery will once again be taking part in the annual Wacky Wine Weekend in the Robertson Wine Valley. Here’s a summary of all the exciting events taking place in and around the Winery this year. Please note that booking is essential for some of the activities, so it’s best to secure your place early in order to avoid disappointment. We look forward to seeing...

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A record-breaking harvest in the Robertson Valley

We chat to the experts about Robertson Winery’s incredible harvest and the wines that will come of it. The Robertson valley is an idyllic looking place. Beautiful vineyards on stunning farms set on the slopes of imposing mountains while the Breede River snakes through the valley down towards the coast. But while the Robertson Valley is undeniably beautiful, for the farmers and winemakers of Robertson...

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Perfect Mother’s Day Food & Wine Pairings

You know what your mum likes, so this Mother’s Day spoil her with a glass of her favourite Robertson Winery Oval Range wine paired with a delicious home-cooked meal. Not sure what goes with what? Never fear. Cape Wine Master Ginette De Fleuriot weighed in on great pairings to ensure this Mother’s Day meal goes off without a hitch. Robertson Winery Oval Range Sauvignon Blanc...

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The Restaurant: The George in Umhlanga

One of Umhlanga’s most popular pub’s go-to food and wine pairing. The George in Umhlanga – Interview & Recipe from a restaurant There’s something special about a place that doesn’t pretend to be fancy, but which delivers fantastic food. It’s the kind of place that you want to keep a secret, so that it doesn’t get overrun with hipsters or socialites or anyone else that...

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Constitution Road Chardonnay Wins Again

Constitution Road wins gold and silver medals at the Chardonnay du Monde Awards! The constitution has been in the news a great deal lately, and while we love and respect the supreme laws of our land, at Robertson Winery our focus is on wines like our Constitution Road Chardonnay. Like South Africa’s sports men and women, when it comes to winning awards, we punch way...

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Big Game, Big Flavour

Jamie Watt, chef and managing partner at Hippo Hollow Country Estate in Hazyview runs one of the Lowveld’s best-loved restaurants. A fan of Robertson Winery Wine, he shares his famous Springbok shank recipe with us. Running a restaurant in bush country is no mean feat. There are the logistical considerations of course; getting all the best ingredients in and ensuring guests have the kind of...

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