Stellenbosch, South Africa
Gary and Kathy Jordan have been making world-class wines since 1993 on a farm with a history going back over 300 years. Hes a geologist, shes an economist together this husband and wife team is a phenomenon. Garys parents, Ted and Sheelagh, bought the 146-hectare Stellenbosch property in 1982, and embarked on an extensive replanting programme, specializing in classic varieties suited to the different soils and slopes. From the Jordan hillside vineyards one has spectacular panoramic views of Table Mountain, False Bay and Stellenbosch.
Their focus is on producing fiercely individual wines that combine the fruity accessibility of the New World with the Classic Elegance of the Old.