Dombeya in Asia 2011

It has been quite a busy couple of days for Haskell Vineyards and Dombeya Wines, taking part in two wine shows in four different Asian countries from the end of October to the beginning of November. Our distributors, Singapore Straits Wine Company, held their annual Wine Fiesta that covered Kuala…

Veritas Gold for the Dombeya Boulder Road Shiraz 2008

The Veritas Awards is the longest running and the most prestigious wine competition in South Africa and we are proud to announce that the Dombeya Boulder Road Shiraz 2008 has been awarded gold at their 2011 competition! The Boulder Road Shiraz has a lively purple red colour with lifted flavor…

The Dombeya Cru Club

The Dombeya Cru Club is here! Are you looking for great deals and discounts on Dombeya wines? Then join our Cru Wine Club! To become a Cru Club Member is easy: Just purchase any twelve bottles of Domebya wines and complete our membership form. It is as simple as that! Being…

Horsing around with Dombeya

We seen quite a few sponsorship proposals in our time, but never one from a polo team. And we’re not aware either of how many polo teams around the world are sponsored by a winery, or wine brand, but there is a fair chance that Dombeya is now one of…

Dombeya Open Day 7 May 2011Review

The Dombeya Open Day was held on Saturday the 7th of May and even though it was a very windy day in the winelands, the Dombeya Team was ready to welcome wine lovers and spoil them with wine from the past, the present and the future. Activities at the Open…

Dombeya/Haskell Vineyards rated most promising winery In SA

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An interesting survey taken recently amongst South Africa’s leading wine writers, commentators and retailers came up with a list of the country’s top 20 producers and best wines. Such lists are always subjective, but few would argue with the assertion that Sadie, Kanonkop and Boekenhootskloof rightfully occupy the top echelon….

A Whitened Winelands!

Now, we are supposed to be living in a fairly temperate climate in Stellenbosch, but someone forgot to tell that to the weather gods this week. And if the picture looks cold, then be assured it was. But a nice cold stretch of weather is a good thing during the…

Kajsa Wines to distribute Dombeya in Sweden

We’ve mentioned it before in passing, but we can now confirm that we have a distributor in Sweden. Kajsa Wines, owned and operated by Swedish sporting legend Kajsa Bergqvist, are now the exclusive importer and distributor for Dombeya ( and our sister brand, Haskell Vineyards) in Sweden. Sweden is a…

Come one, come all- Dombeya Cellar Door now open

  It has had the gestation period of an elephant, but worth waiting for. The new Dombeya Cellar door is now open- well, it is new, but the building is old, and that is part of the intrinsic charm of the place. We have also bought a new face on…

All hands on deck!

No-one is exempt from getting their hands dirty at Dombeya. During harvest, when grapes start coming in at a rate of knots, even the admin team get a call up to the sorting table. That is just the lot of the small producer, and of the unpredictable but exhilirating time…