We recently had the privilege of hosting Natalie from Love My Cape Town. She, together with her husband and two kids enjoyed their day at our Estate! Natalie shares their Vergenoegd experience in a very informative read…. Vergenoegd Wine Estate is a fantastic family destination in the Stellenbosch Winelands. The farm, under new management for […]
Heeeeey readers! Last time I told you that I’m speechless about Vergenoegd, which never happens (my friends say I talk too much – whatever guys, I just have a good vocabulary that I want to share with the world). So, the good news is that I have found the words! In your FACE speechlessness… Onto […]
SPICE4LIFE recently interviewed our talented winemaker, Marlize Jacobs. Here’s telling a story that connects and inspires! Meet our winemaker… Please introduce yourself, so that the world may know who you are! I was born and bred in Winburg in the Free State, and went to school there as well. My dad farmed with sheep and […]
Michael Olivier, the well known Cape food and wine commentator has visited our estate on numerous occasions and shares his thoughts surrounding Vergenoegd and the harvest lunches…. Vergenoegd, at the gateway to the Stellenbosch Wine Route off the N2, is a busy place. As the estate only grows red wine grapes, the harvest starts a […]
We enjoyed hosting South African Country Life at one of our recent harvest lunches beneath the plein trees. Greg Landman has shared the experience here…. The historic estate of Vergenoegd, home of the Faure family for six generations, has new owners who are breathing new life into it without changing the patina of the ages […]
We were honored to welcome Sam Linsell from Drizzle and Dip – a professional food stylist, recipe developer & food photographer to Vergenoegd recently. Her superb imagery and story perfectly sums up the amazing experiences she had and that we offer. Read her story here…. Image credits: All images copyright Samantha Linsell I arrived as […]
We were thrilled to welcome Shante Hutton from Rose and Thorns to our farm recently where her experience was perfectly summed up with a collection of superb imagery and comments. Read her story below. Image credits and copyright: Shante Hutton Photography With South Africa having so many wineries, the need to be different and enticing plays […]
We were thrilled to have Elmarie Berry from Good Food visit the farm recently. By the looks of her posts on social media she enjoyed our new offering. See a couple of pictures and comments from Elmarie below. “Things to do: wine, olive oil, coffee & tea blending, family-friendly picnics under ancient oak trees, wine tasting, […]
Here at Vergenoegd we like to think that we make some pretty good red wines. In fact, our Cabernet Sauvignon was recently hailed as one of the top 20 in South Africa. Our Shiraz, Merlot and Estate Blend are pretty good too, we have to admit, and our Runner Duck range is as pocket-friendly as […]
On Tuesday, the 8th of December, a group of talented bloggers, Instagrammers and social media storytellers visited the farm for a taste of the brand new Vergenoegd offerings. They had the opportunity to blend their own wine, olive oil, coffee and tea and to enjoy a delicious gourmet picnic under the trees. They also sat […]
We here at Vergenoegd cannot wait to meet you and our ducks will be pretty excited too! To find out more about all we have to offer, feel free to contact us.
HOURS OF TRADE: Mon - Tues: 8am - 5pm Wed - Sun: 8pm - 8:30pmVISIT US: Baden Powell Drive, Faure, Stellenbosch, 7131
If you wish to contact us, but find that our landline is engaged, please feel free to call our cellphone number: +27 (0) 63 629 3629.