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Expression of Ancient Soil: Masterclass by Ataraxia’s Kevin Grant

Date: Wednesday 29th July 2020, 4pm

Explore the ancient soils of Hemel-en-Aarde with Ataraxia winemaker Kevin Grant at this free virtual masterclass hosted by Bancroft Wines and 67 Pall Mall.

About Ataraxia Wines

Hemel-en-Aarde is Afrikaans for “heaven and earth” and the claim is justified. Ataraxia estate sits on a particularly heavenly stretch of land beneath a lofty peak of the Babylon’s Tower mountain range near Hermanus. In addition to its unrelenting beauty, Ataraxia is home to some of the most spectacular terroirs South Africa has to offer.

In 2004, The Skyfields Farm was visioned into the Ataraxia wine label when husband and wife, Kevin and Hanli Grant and a few friends purchased this 47-hectare prime vineyard property. Former Zoologist Kevin was born in Blantyre, Malawi. Always drawn to winemaking, he went on to complete a Diploma in Cellar Technology at Elsenburg Agricultural College. Ataraxia is a deeply personal project for him and he calls himself a “soil farmer”.

Taste the following South African delights with Kevin Grant:

Sauvignon Blanc 2019
Chardonnay 2018
Pinot Noir 2016
Serenity 2017

This virtual event is free to attend with wine samples available for purchase – delivered right to your door!

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