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Flagstone’s 2019 Harvest is in Full Swing

Each year we're provided with an opportunity to reflect the wonderful complexity that goes into a vintage, from terroir and soil to climate and weather. Every year the journey is different, every year it's a challenge and every year there's immense reward in combining our skill and creativity to produce incredible bottles of joy!

Flagstone’s 2019 Harvest is in Full Swing

What’s Not to Love About Pinot Noir

There’s really only one wine that embodies the unfathomable mystery that is romantic love.

What’s Not to Love About Pinot Noir

South Africa’s Most Highly Rated Wines – 2019 Classification

To have several of our wines featured in the mostly highly rated wines of the Cape over the past 10 years is a huge accolade for us, an achievement that reflects the collective effort of this wonderful Flagstone Team.

South Africa’s Most Highly Rated Wines – 2019 Classification

Flagstone Wins 2018 Winemaker of the Year Award

Another fantastic achievement for Gerhard and the Flagstone winemaking team in a very successful year, what a brilliant way to close out 2018!

Flagstone Wins 2018 Winemaker of the Year Award

Flagstone Velvet - The Ultimate Christmas Gift

Wine is a gift than can elicit a huge amount of joy because so much care and consideration is required to find that perfect bottle, the one that lights up a face, and at the same time manages to express something personal about your relationship.

Flagstone Velvet - The Ultimate Christmas Gift

Flagstone at Stellenbosch Street Soirees

Catch Flagstone when Stellies shares its vibrant street culture, enviable lifestyle and cosmopolitan charm in the heart of this historic town - all blended with cool tunes, sizzling street food and wine.

Flagstone at Stellenbosch Street Soirees

Yes Way Rose

Blushing little bottles of joy, beading with excitement and begging to be consumed.

Yes Way Rose

Flagstone’s 2018 Michelangelo Awards

Award season is in full swing and the medals are coming in thick and fast for Flagstone Wines. 

Flagstone’s 2018 Michelangelo Awards

Flagstone’s Ultra Value Wine Challenge Results

Ultra Value Wine Challenge awards the very best wines the retail for under R100 a bottle, we're always pleased to be seen as a brand that exhibits great value. 

Flagstone’s Ultra Value Wine Challenge Results

Winter Reds with Flagstone Wines

Winter is coming… while this may be a forbidding remark for Game Of Thrones fans, it heralds a season of blockbuster red wines for Flagstone lovers.

Winter Reds with Flagstone Wines

Multi-award winning Flagstone 2016 Writers Block Pinotage is the toast of the town

Off the back of winning the recent Novare South African Terrior Wine Awards, Writers Block has now been named a top Pinotage today at the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage Competition.

Multi-award winning Flagstone 2016 Writers Block Pinotage is the toast of the town

Women In Wine

As we move into National Women’s Month we are celebrating two of Accolade Wines’ leading women.

Women In Wine

Black Cellar Club Visits Flagstone Winery

We had a very festive visit from the Black Cellar Club on Monday, we should start every week like this!

Black Cellar Club Visits Flagstone Winery

What Makes a Luxury Wine

Flagstone’s Velvet red blend is a harmony of authenticity and prestige. A commitment to a wine making tradition that continues to evolve but is still firmly anchored by a philosophy that speaks to fanatical dedication on a journey that cannot be hurried and where there are no short cuts.

What Makes a Luxury Wine

2018 Winter Reds - Treaty Tree

With winter’s frosty tendrils extending into August there’s no surrogate for a smooth, full-bodied red wine.

2018 Winter Reds - Treaty Tree

Top Honours for Writers Block Pinotage

The multi-award winning 2016 Writers Block Pinotage is the toast of the town this week. 

Top Honours for Writers Block Pinotage

Don’t Let The Winter Blues Get You Down

The 41 on Camps Bay is offering Jazz on the Bay once a month through winter paired with Flagstone Wines!

Don’t Let The Winter Blues Get You Down

The Creative Process Behind the Creative Process

Our new campaign demonstrates the creative process and how ideas are born. 

The Creative Process Behind the Creative Process

Discovering Gold

Each of our wines was once an idea that we had the courage to pursue. Some resulting in award-winning creativity.

Our numerous awards speak for themselves.

Discovering Gold

Flagstone Pop Art Cart

The Pop Art Cart is an example of the Flagstone creativity being brought to life. It is a rather novel way to do food and wine pairings (and thus the perfect blank canvas.) We took something as bland as popcorn and created a unique sensory experience.

Flagstone Pop Art Cart


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Editor Andrew Arnott

Andrew Arnott

Andrew studied Literature and Sociology at UCT before setting off on a global trek that saw him working under the seas of the Caribbean, on the snow covered slopes of the Canadian Rockies and writing for a variety of financial and travel institutions. Now at home in Cape Town, Andrew’s passions for wine and writing are married on this blog.

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