Vergelegen Estate, South Africa
Below are the details for Vergelegen Estate, South Africa.
|Winery Name:||Vergelegen Estate, South Africa
|Winemaker(s):||Andre Van Rensburg|
|Other Details:||Vergelegen, meaning "situated far away", was granted to the Governor of the Cape in 1700 and the property has had a long and fascinating history since that time. Willem Adriaan Van der Stel, was a man of divergent interests who transformed the uncultivated land into a veritable paradise. He planted vines, camphor trees and oaks, laid out fruit orchards and orange groves, and introduced cattle and sheep.
Vergelegen strives to produce the best possible wines by judicious decision-making to maximise the synergy between vineyard and winery.
|Appellation(s) / Region(s):||Stellenbosch
|Contact Details / Location:||VERGELEGEN SOUTH AFRICA
Lourensford Road, Somerset West
PO Box 17, Somerset West 7129
Phone : +27 21 847 1334
Fax : +27 21 847 1608
|Wine Reviews:||No wine reviews at this time.|