The South African winery is located in Calitzdorp
in the district of the same name of the region Little Karoo
, It is owned by Carel Nel. Viticulture has been practiced here since the mid-19th century, and brandy has been exported to London since 1860. The vineyards cover 70 hectares of vineyards around 80 kilometers from the coast at the foot of the Swartberg Mountains. The floors consist of gravelly loam. The varieties Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, Muscadel, Sangiovese, Shiraz, Pinotage and Sauvignon Blanc are cultivated. Due to the hot and dry climate, an artificial irrigation
respectively. The company is considered to be the leading producer of port-style wines, twice the best products port wine
South Africa elected.