* Located in the hills are on Kuils River, a town very close to Cape Town, between the Atlantic and Indian Oceans, the winery has 90 hectares Saxenburg vineyards, the largest dedicated to the variety syrah, cabernet sauvignon also , Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot and Pinotage (local variety, a mixture of pinot noir and Cinsaut, which only occurs in South Africa). The terrain is low production, which produces high quality grapes.
Nico van der Merwe (South African Wine Producer of the Year in 1991), works in Saxenburg since 1990. Between 1996 and 2004 was responsible for two annual harvests, one in South Africa and one in southern France. Working on two continents has provided extensive experience in diverse varieties and terroirs.
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