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By: Ruth Simpson

Harvest 2015
19th September 2015

The past 6 weeks have been a hectic rollercoaster of picking and processing, but we are pleased to say that almost…

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Vintage 2014 Begins!
13th August 2014

Almost 3 weeks earlier than last year, on the 31st of July, we started picking Chardonnay for our Sparkling base wine!…

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2014 Competition Results!
2nd June 2014

This year we selected two international wine competitions in which to enter a small number of our wines, with quite considerable…

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Harvest Flight Over Sainte Rose
2nd October 2013

The video below was filmed in September 2013 during our grape harvest.  With the use of a Quadcopter and Go-Pro camera,…

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Happy Summer ’13!
16th July 2013

After a wet March and April, then an unseasonably cool May and June, we’re pleased to announce that summer has finally…

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Chardonnay, Year 2!
14th May 2013

We are one year on from planting 4 hectares of Chardonnay and it is growing at an unprecedented rate! So much…

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Updates in the Winery!
2nd April 2013

With all growth comes further investment and at Sainte Rose we have significant plans for improvements in our winery prior to…

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Our New Project!
9th October 2012

Our New Project! The following press release went out today and was picked up by… Decanter Harpers The Drinks Business News…

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Final 2012 Vintage Update!
5th October 2012

So it is all over for another year! All our grapes are safely in the winery, and just before the most…

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Harvest 2012 Week 4!
19th September 2012

Autumn has definitely arrived at Sainte Rose as we enter our fifth week of Vintage 2012. Night-time temperatures are dropping to…

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Hector the Owl!
10th July 2012

Coincidentally, just as our elder daughter starts reading her first Harry Potter book, we have the opportunity to save an owl…

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The Simpson’s of Sainte Rose!
11th June 2012

People love to joke about our surname, especially the French, who find it hilarious that we have the same family name…

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