How much does a wine farm cost?

Farms in the Franschhoek valley tend to fetch the highest prices and can range to about the R1 million to R1. 2 million per hectare at the top end. Stellenbosch farms sell for about R800 000 to R1 million per hectare, and for about R400,000 to R600,000 per hectare in the Paarl Valley.

Why was Morgenhof sold?

“The estate comprises a variety of soil types, with the terroir further complemented by altitudes ranging from 60m to 410m above sea level,” said Van Reenen. Morgenhof was sold as a going concern, including all furniture, fixtures and fittings and the contents of the circular wine cellar.

How many wine farms are in Stellenbosch?

130 Wine Estates in the Stellenbosch Valley.

Do wine farms make money?

Wine is one of SA’s largest agro-based exports, with 100,000ha of vineyards, mostly in the Western Cape, accounting for 4% of world production. Vinpro said the average SA wine grape producer earned a net farming income of R20,617/ha in 2019, 37% higher than in 2018.

How much is Stellenbosch worth?

Stellenbosch University

Universiteit Stellenbosch
Motto in English A sound education strengthens the spirit
Type Public
Established 1918
Endowment ZAR 1,483.99 million

Who bought Morgenhof estate?

The historic Morgenhof wine estate near Stellenbosch was auctioned off on Wednesday. It was bought by a European buyer for R52. 25 million. The current owner is a member of the famous French Cointreau family.

What is the most expensive wine in South Africa?

Top 5 most expensive wine 2020

  1. Vilafonté Series C 2015 – R1,246.85. Vilafonté Series C 2015.
  2. Mullineux Essence 2012 – R1,893.08 (250ml) Mullineux Essence.
  3. Kanonkop Black Label Pinotage 2016 – R2,960.13. Kanonkop Black Label Pinotage.
  4. De Toren Black Lion 2015 – R4,621.24. De Toren Black Lion.
  5. The Cab Franc 2014 – R5,000.

What is the best wine in South Africa?

Top 10 South African red wines

  • Nicolas Van Der Merwe Cabernet Sauvignon 2017. Nico Van Der Merwe.
  • Red Blend 2015. Quoin Rock.
  • Malbec 2015. Mt Vernon.
  • Syrah 2018. Glen Carlou.
  • Skyfall Cabernet Sauvignon 2015. Bartinney.
  • Southern Point Shiraz-Merlot 2019.
  • Royal Nymphomane 2015.
  • The Best Shiraz 2019.

Is selling wine a good business?

Is The Wine Industry Profitable? In general, the wine industry as a whole is very profitable, as the wine industry growth rate suggests. For restaurants and bars, wine is easily the most profitable item on the menu. And wine, in large part, drives a lot of the profitability of bars.

Can a small winery be profitable?

Although vineyards are associated with a relatively high investment (compared to annual crops), they can be very profitable. Winegrape growers have two options: selling grapes to cellars and brokers, or making their wine and selling it.

Who is the owner Stellenbosch FC?

Johann Rupert is chairman of Swiss luxury goods firm Compagnie Financiere Richemont.

Who owns Stellenbosch?

In August 2018, the Stellenbosch Academy of Sport purchased Stellenbosch Football Club. The final round of the 2018–19 National First Division season saw Steve Barker’s Stellenbosch F.C. confirm their title victory – and promotion to the Absa Premiership (now DSTv Premiership) – with a 0–0 draw at home to Maccabi F.C.

Where is the guest farm in Stellenbosch located?

Situated in the popular Golden Triangle wine region of Stellenbosch, is a 4,4 ha lifestyle and guest farm surrounded by world renowned wine estates and located midway between the histor Read more

Where is Stellenbosch located in South Africa?

Stellenbosch is a university town in South Africa’s Western Cape province. It’s surrounded by the vineyards of the Cape Winelands and the mountainous nature reserves of Jonkershoek and Simonsberg. The town’s oak-shaded streets are lined with cafes,… More Info

What kind of olive oil is used in Stellenbosch?

Our delicious South African Extra Virgin Olive Oil is a medium fruit intensity with peppery notes and is cold-pressed in the heart of the Stellenbosch wine region. It’s the perfect Olive Oil for drizzling over salads, dipping a warm slice of sourdough into and using it for all your culinary needs.

How big is the Golden Triangle in Stellenbosch?

Steeped in history you will find this ± 24 hectare boutique wine farm, situated in what is known as ‘The Golden Triangle’ of Stellenbosch, a unique patch of land at the foot of the Held Read more A picturesque location can make all the difference if searching for a beautiful and unique property in Stellenbosch.