Would you like to win some of our limited release WELTEVREDE 1912 wines?
The newly released WELTEVREDE 1912 is the wine preferred by the fourth generation custodians of Weltevrede. Instead of putting the signature of the winemaker on the label, the label bears the name of every person living at and working in the vineyards and winery of Weltevrede.
Have you cast your vote for Weltevrede in the category, Heritage – An award for most Welcoming Cellar Door Experience? The Klink Awards for 2014 is well underway and with your vote, Weltevrede stands the chance of winning. Here’s what…
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With Heritage Month coming up, we’re sharing a translated passage from Lourens Jonker’s autobiography Weltevrede. In this section of the book, originally published in Afrikaans, he is describing his childhood in the 1940’s: “During the war Italian prisoners of war…