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Child Friendly Wine Estate

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 […]

Our Vergenoegd Experience

Robynne and David from Lopville Living recently visited Vergenoegd Wine Estate and have shared their amazing experience with us…. We spent the most amazing day at Vergenoegd Wine Estate recently. Situated less than an hour’s drive from Cape Town, Vergenoegd has everything you need for a relaxing and delicious day out. We arrived nice and early […]

Parade Away, Vergenoegd

Southey’s Wines visited Vergenoegd today and share their experience in a fascinating read! *Copy and images copyright drinkingwineblog Far off – in the opposite direction of the usual wine route – sits a charming estate with a captivating scenery; a comforting quietness and only about a thousand ducks for guests’ amusement. Delightful. As we arrive […]

Harvest Lunches at Vergenoegd – Book Your Seat at our Table Today!

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 […]

Harvest Lunch at Vergenoegd

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 […]

Visit Vergenoegd Wine Estate in Stellenbosch

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 […]

Community post: A Full Day At Vergenoegd

Cape Town blogger Tahlia Hamilton from Too Much Loveliness. Tahlia recently visited the farm and spent the whole day blending, eating and cuddling up to the sweetest little ducklings. Read all about her experience below. I recently spent a Sunday blending my very own bottle of wine, eating caprese salad with basil freshly picked from […]

Community Post: A Family Day at Vergenoegd

Kathryn Rossiter is a South African lifestyle blogger at Becoming You. Kathryn recently visited the farm with her daughter Abby. Read about her experience below. As a family, one of our favourite things to do is to spend a day together discovering a new corner of the winelands… whether with friends or just the four […]

Meet Our Runner Ducks

While dog may be a man’s best friend, here at the farm we believe that duck is a man’s best assistant. Animals have long been used to assists man in many different fields, from Saint Bernards carrying vital medication into remote parts of mountain ranges, to horses plouging fields across the world. But how many […]

The Daily Runner Duck Parade

An amusing daily ritual at Vergenoegd Löw Wine Estate sees our flock of Indian Runner Ducks line-up in eager anticipation of their day in the vineyards. This waddling workforce is essential to the farm’s pest-control, consuming a startling amount of snails and bugs on their daily patrols. The ducks are also a big part of […]


Vergenoegd Wine Estate

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.

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