Howard Booysen to take the Highlands Road in 2013 (Winemag.co.za)

Posted: November 22, 2012 by wynmaker in Wine, World wine news
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Howard Booysen came out with his first wine, a Weisser Riesling, to great acclaim receiving a 4.5 star rating in the Platters Wine guide 2011.

 

He was also the first protégé to complete the Cape Winemakers Guild Protégé programme. More recently, he was rated one of the top 10 “Young winemakers to watch” in the Platters Wine Guide 2013 and Howard now plans to join Highlands Road Winery in Elgin as the winemaker.

Highlands Road has taken on their Scottish heritage with great pride, with one of the founding owners being a Scot. The Elgin valley was previously known as Glen Elgin named after Elgin, Moray in Scotland. Appropriately then, HIghlands Road estate is situated on… read on

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