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Avondale’s Amphora Experience

While amphora wines may be a current trend for some, Avondale has been making it and blending portions of it into a number of our premium wines for a number of years. Currently available releases such as Cyclus 2015 and Anima 2015 are uniquely enlivened with portions of amphora wine. We have also recently released Avondale Amphora, a wine made of 100% Mourvèrde grapes in a Beaujolais style.

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The secret’s out! FABER’S Deluxe Festive Dessert Recipe

Be inspired by FABER’S Chef-Patron, Eric Bulpitt and wow your guests this holiday season with this amazing dessert that pairs perfectly with Avondale Amphora. Chocolate Poached Pears, Blueberries, Chocolate Sorbet and Granola To make the chocolate poached pears: 750g...

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Navitas 2009 will be released in the New Year

The release of a Navitas vintage is always exclusive and limited with each bottle presented in an elegant gift box. Stay connected and we’ll give you a heads up in the New Year so that you can be first in line!

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Only Two Ways to Taste limited edition Avondale Amphora

Fresh, fruity, Avondale Amphora is designed to be chilled, and is a perfect option for red wine drinking in Summer. The wine will be made available to pre-order from the Avondale’s Members Club and for a limited time will also be included on the wine list of FABER at Avondale.

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Avondale’s Amphora Winemaking – Experience Now

We find that the beauty of the amphorae’s subtle breath makes for wines with bright, unadulterated fruit and minerality, and softer tannin structures. They are ideal vessels for the whole-bunch fermented, slow-made wines where the focus is on giving the wine time and opportunity to clearly express its true grape character.

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FABER’s Eric Bulpitt responds to Top 30 nomination in Eat Out Awards

Eat Out has announced its nominees for SA’s top restaurants in their 2017 Mercedes-Benz Awards, and FABER has made the list. “We are privileged to be nominated alongside so many amazing restaurants and Chefs,” says Eric, “Congratulations to all the nominees. The team and I have worked very hard to keep our standards and quality at the highest level and it is so rewarding to be recognized for our efforts.”

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What’s Hot? – Avondale Garden Bar

This Summer, you’ll find the sizzle at the Avondale Garden Bar on Fridays from 4 to 7pm. FABER at Avondale is welcoming you to a Winelands chill-out that is all about being in the right place, at the right time to experience all the goodness of Summer living.

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