André Bruyns, former assistant winemaker to David and Nadia Sadie, is now vineyard manager at Swartland property Lammershoek (recently under new ownership). He did not release any wines form the 2021 vintage under his City on a Hill label due to difficult trading circumstances but he’s back with a bang with his 2022 new releases.
“We call this wine Earth because of the soil types found in this vineyard. The Paardeberg is mostly associated with granite and here we find added to that, sandstone and quartz which is not common for this mountain. “