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My Wyn, a small winery in the hills of Franschhoek, has won the inaugural Cobie van Oort Cabernet Franc Trophy for the highest score during the 2020 Cab Franc Challenge. For the first time since the inception of the Challenge in 2016, it was decided to award the highest scoring wine overall with a … Continue reading
It is time to celebrate all those lonely lock down birthdays, anniversaries, special moments or achievements. Nothing better than a glass of My Wyn MCC Sparkling wine. Buy any 11 bottles of either the MCC Extra Brut or The MCC Blanc de Blancs, or a mixed case of both at R2380 and get an extra … Continue reading
The 5th Cabernet Franc Challenge impressed with 52 entries (the same number as in 2019), with many wines entered by previous participants and a few new wineries who took the plunge this year. Winners were announced in the Top 6 Category, the Blends Category and the Vintage Category. A Best Value Winner was also again … Continue reading
Nine wineries celebrated their achievements in the Cabernet Franc Challenge on Wednesday, 18 April at Avontuur Estate at this year’s Awards ceremony. Over and above the Top 6, awards were also given for the Top 3 Blends, the Top Vintage wine and a special award for the Best Value Cabernet Franc. The Blends category is … Continue reading
Jacoline Haasbroek alias My Wyn. Some people forget my name but remember me as “ the woman from My Wyn”. My Wyn started in 2001 when I decided to round off my Wine Diploma II, presented at the time by the Cape Wine Academy, by buying a ton of grapes and making my own wine … Continue reading
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