Each year the wonderfully eclectic bunch of very talented Bot River Winemakers challenge each other to grow the most luxuriant beard during harvest to enter the annual Beard Parade - a talent show contest. This is an opportunity for the public to meet the winemakers, taste new vintages, to party!
Come visit our big-hearted wineries where families run the show and wines overflow with personality.VIEW
Enjoy countryside cuisine filled with Cape flavour and served with our signature hospitality.VIEW
Escape to our comfortable countryside retreats where even one night can count as a holiday.VIEW
We celebrated the final bottling for 2018 on Tuesday evening (18th December). Bottling was concluded with some very special wines: Cabernet Franc Barrel Select 2018 – another maiden vintage, and our MCC Brut 2018. We can’t wait for you to try these, and we’ll keep you posted as soon as they are available for purchase….Read More
Villion Family creates work for the community ….. they started the Pink Lady team, where casual workers from Bot River are given the opportunity to earn an extra income. They help with cellar activities, like bottling, labelling, waxing and packaging. Cornelia, is their team leader, she is well known and respected in the Bot River…Read More
Villion Family serves a Kevin Anderson Ace with their new release of Villion Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, true Botrivierean in style. Our wine, which is our first release, got the thumbs up by the credited panel for being a current Top SA Cabernet Sauvignon, scoring a smashing 92 points with Christian Eedes, Roland Peens and James…Read More