Lievland, directly translated, means "Love Land" and there are few who come onto this historic Stellenbosch estate that isn't charmed by its bucolic beauty. 20 years ago, Lievland was considered one of South Africa's top wine estates.
The farm is situated in Stellenbosch, along what is referred to as the Simonsberg "Golden Mile" of wine estates. Along the way, this historic wine estate garnered several firsts: it is said to be the first to have a female winemaker and the first to produce a certified barrel-fermented Chenin Blanc.
Lievland Old Vines Chenin Blanc 2019
This wine is representative of the versatility of old vine Chenin Blanc for which South Africa has built up a strong reputation. It has a light straw colour with a...
Lievland Oogappel Chenin Blanc 2018
From one of the highest vineyards around Stellenbosch. The low yielding vines crop healthy bunches that ripens optimally and produce very characterful wines. The wine was crafted in a traditional...
Lievland Hanekraai Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2018
This Bordeaux style white blend is a combination of the 2 oldest vineyards on Lievland. The Sauvignon Blanc vineyard was planted in 1983 and the Semillon in 1991. The crafting of this...
Lievland Liefkoos Rosé 2019
This is an elegant dry rose made from the best carefully selected parcels of our Lievland estate vineyards situated in the Simonsberg region of Stellenbosch. The blend is 50% Syrah...
Lievland Bushvine Pinotage 2018
Made in an elegant modern style, this Pinotage shows vibrant notes of cherry and raspberry, with a hint of cedar and vanilla from the oak ageing. The palate has rich...
Lievland Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
A combination of high-altitude cooler Stellenbosch vineyards (80%) and dry-land warmer climate Paarl vineyards (20%) makes for a balanced wine with both complexity and abundance of fruit. The Stellenbosch fruit...