Oak Barrels

April 23rd, 2013

Barrels have been used in the wine industry for over two thousand years.  At  Babylonstoren, we age our Babel Red, the Shiraz, our Chardonnay and ...

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Bottling Chardonnay

April 18th, 2012

We’re excited to give you an update on the Chardonnay we blogged about earlier this year. After 11 months, we emptied the barrels in January, ...

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Cheers! To an Auspicious Date

January 12th, 2012

Last year on 11 January 2011, we celebrated the first day of harvesting in the current history of Babylonstoren, when we harvested Chardonnay to make base ...

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Some Ice with Your Wine?

July 15th, 2011

Before bottling a white wine there are a few things that you have to do to get the wine ready.  One of these is to ...

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Farming Activities

April 24th, 2011

Wow, what a fast and exhilarating 2010 year it has been!
Buildings to build (and to break down!), trees and vines to plant, roads ...

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