Growing Pears in a Bottle

March 20th, 2018

It’s one of those conversation starters: how did the pear get into the bottle? The answer: with an age-old French technique, and a lot of patience.

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Diaries This | Workshops 2016

March 23rd, 2016

A new year brings a fresh start: to master a new skill, to do more of what you really enjoy. So join our gardeners and farmers for these workshops.

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Next up: Naartjie Mampoer

May 18th, 2012

About a year ago, our winemaker, Charl Coetzee, was tasked with setting up and running the Babylonstoren distillery. The distillery is now all set up ...

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Pruim Mampoer

November 17th, 2011

Our distillery is almost ready to start work, so we’ve begun preparing prunes harvested from our trees before firing up our kettle for the first ...

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Boere Witblits & Mampoer

June 10th, 2011

Over the weekend, our winemaker, Charl Coetzee learned a lot about traditional South African homebrew. Tell us all about it, Charl!


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