Our new King Kong cycads are coming alive!

May 31st, 2023

In true blockbuster style, two ancient and near-extinct beasts were trucked to Babylonstoren in custom-built 22-tonne steel crates. The parcel? Encephalartos woodii cycads.

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Rosé dreams at the Chelsea Flower Show in London

May 23rd, 2023

Babylonstoren Mourvèdre Rosé is the official rosé of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show for the third consecutive year.

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What’s on in May

May 16th, 2023

A determined chill has gripped the Boland air as the farm and garden brace for winter’s full force. In the month of May, autumn ...

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Boland Risotto

May 5th, 2023

It’s nearing a decade since the first carnaroli rice harvest was sickled from the paddy at Babylonstoren. Boland risotto … who would have thought?!

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EASTER RECIPE: Cape Malay pickled aubergine

April 5th, 2023

We’ve put a plant-based spin on the beloved pickled fish traditionally enjoyed at Easter using seasonal aubergine.

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