Young winemakers returning to the old ways


From before the invention of writing, stories of intrepid and interesting journeys have entertained and inspired humans – and make for intriguing back stories that lend an extra dimension to the enjoyment of wine. The (possibly slightly-embellished) legend behind Survivor wines has it that a Nguni cow, being transported from one Swartland farm to another one fine day, decided that the journey wasn’t about the destination after all and took a flying leap from the back of the bakkie.

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