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June 2, 2020
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STEENBERG CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 COMMUNICATION

Originally published: 20 March 2020 Updated: 3 June 2020 Dear friends and family of Steenberg We find ourselves in troublesome times as we all attempt to navigate this new and unknown territory brought upon us by the Coronavirus pandemic. As we begin to understand the wide-reaching consequences of COVID-19 on our country and its people, we all need to play our part in helping President Cyril Ramaphosa in his attempts to “flatten the curve” and minimise the spread. We wish […]
May 15, 2020
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AT HOME BODY TREATMENTS

AT HOME BODY TREATMENTS Our Steenberg Spa therapists have put together their favourite body treatments for you to try at home. Avocado, Sea Salt and Mint Body Scrub: Ingredients 1 ripe avocado, peeled and stone removed 2 tablespoons ground almonds 1 tablespoon ground sesame seeds 1 tablespoon fresh rosemary leaves A large handful of fresh mint 150ml extra-virgin olive oil 100g fine sea salt Combine the avocado, almonds, sesame seeds, rosemary and mint together in a blender, then add in […]
May 12, 2020
Steenberg @ Home

STEENBERG @ HOME

STEENBERG @ HOME Rediscover Steenberg during Level 3 Lockdown with Steenberg @ Home, where we bring our home to yours. The offerings include: HEAT, PLATE AND SERVE: dishes from our menu which we cook and you heat and serve. SEMI PREPARED DINNER: dishes you cook with the ingredients we provide. SELECTION BOXES: curated boxes of restaurant quality ingredients. DELI ITEMS: a selection of items from our restaurant suppliers. Deliveries will take place Monday – Saturday between 14:00 and 17:00. Collections […]
May 4, 2020
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A FEAST OF MOTHER’S DAY CELEBRATIONS

A FEAST OF MOTHER’S DAY CELEBRATIONS As the world grapples with lockdowns and social distancing, we have created some creative ways to continue to celebrate loved ones on special days. We invite you to spoil your mom on Mother’s Day with a selection of vouchers she can enjoy once restrictions are lifted.  To make her day extra special, when purchasing a Steenberg voucher, you will receive tips from our experts to spoil her even more. From cocktails and dessert recipes […]
April 29, 2020
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THE GARDENS OF STEENBERG HOTEL

THE GARDENS OF STEENBERG HOTEL Join us as we introduce you to some of the roses, salvia and herbs that you will find at Steenberg Hotel. The Roses of Steenberg Whether you are taking a stroll in the gorgeous gardens or admiring the freshly cut bouquets of flowers in and around Steenberg Hotel, you are likely to be met by the breathtaking roses of Steenberg. Rose Iceberg Driving to the Hotel, you will be flanked by clusters of this striking […]
March 23, 2017
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Steenberg wins Gold at Concours Mondial du Sauvignon

Steenberg Sauvignon Blanc 2016 has triumphed as a quintessential South African cool climate rendition of this noble Bordeaux variety, bringing home a gold medal from the Concours Mondial du Sauvignon 2017 in France. Pitched against 861 entries from all the major Sauvignon Blanc producers both New World and Old, Steenberg Sauvignon Blanc 2016 was one of only two South African wines to clinch a gold medal. The judges comprised a panel of 65 international experts from 17 countries. Crafted from […]
August 21, 2017

Our Wines included in the 2017 Sommeliers Selection

Our Wines included in the 2017 Sommeliers Selection Steenberg Vineyards has cracked the nod from South Africa’s most accomplished sommeliers with two flagship white wines included in the 2017 Sommeliers Selection Wine List. The two wines included in what is possibly the ultimate South African wine list, are Steenberg The Black Swan Sauvignon Blanc 2016 and Steenberg Semillon 2016. Judged entirely by a group of respected local sommeliers who are all members of the South African Sommeliers Association (SASA), the categories for […]
May 30, 2018

Steenberg wines Museum Class Trophy at Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show

We have received the highest recognition for ageing ability of our cool climate wines by clinching the Trophy for the Best Museum Class Sauvignon Blanc at the 2018 Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show. The Steenberg Sauvignon Blanc Reserve 2011 is a true expression of our terroir and gives real meaning to sense of place. It was the last bottling under the Reserve label to be crafted from the oldest Sauvignon Blanc block on our farm. This vineyard block now finds its […]
September 12, 2018

Steenberg Sauvignon Blancs ace Tim Atkin’s SA Report

Our resolute focus on creating Sauvignon Blancs that express a unique sense of place, has been rewarded with our flagship blend and all three single varietal tiers, breaking the venerable 90 point barrier in the highly respected Tim Atkin 2018 South African Special Report. Top scorer again this year with 94/100, is the Sauvignon Blanc driven signature blend, Magna Carta 2017. Atkin’s consistent 94 point score for the past three vintages underpins the standing of this phenomenal blend of Sauvignon […]
December 4, 2018

Platter Five Star Triumph for Steenberg The Black Swan Sauvignon Blanc

Our flagship Sauvignon Blanc, Steenberg The Black Swan Sauvignon Blanc, has swept the board as Unwooded Sauvignon Blanc of the year in the 2019 Platter’s by Diners Club South African Wine Guide. It is the only wine in this category to be awarded Five Stars. The triumph as South Africa’s best unwooded Sauvignon Blanc in the 39th edition of the country’s definitive wine guide, is the culmination of almost 30 years of dedicated focus on this variety to create terroir […]