Located on Constantia Nek, one of the highest points in the Constantia Valley, Beau Constantia is a premier wine farm that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding area. Situated between Table Mountain and Constantiaberg, this idyllic location provides the perfect conditions for producing premium wines. With a rich history dating back to the early 1700s, Beau Constantia was transformed into a boutique wine farm by the Alheit family in 2002.
Beau Constantia is renowned for its exceptional wines, which showcase the unique terroir of the Constantia Valley. The portfolio includes the following exquisite wines:
Beau Constantia Cecily Viognier: This full-bodied white wine is made from 100% Viognier grapes. It boasts a rich, creamy texture and aromas of apricot, peach, and honey. The wine is fermented and aged in French oak barrels for 11 months, resulting in a subtle vanilla and toasty oak flavor.
Beau Constantia Pas de Nom: A refreshing white blend made from Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon grapes. It offers crisp flavors of lemon, lime, and green apple. The wine is fermented in stainless steel tanks and aged on the lees for six months, giving it a creamy texture.
Beau Constantia Lucca: This medium-bodied red blend is made from Cabernet Franc, Merlot, and Petit Verdot grapes. It features flavors of black cherry, plum, and vanilla. The wine is aged for 18 months in French oak barrels, resulting in a smooth and velvety texture.
Beau Constantia Aidan: A full-bodied red blend made from Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Petit Verdot grapes. It delights the palate with flavors of blackcurrant, blackberry, and dark chocolate. The wine is aged for 18 months in French oak barrels, offering a complex and elegant flavor profile.
Beau Constantia's tasting room provides a serene space to sample their wines while enjoying the stunning views of Cape Town. Open seven days a week from 10 am to 4:30 pm, the tasting room offers a personalized experience for up to 16 people. The knowledgeable and friendly staff will guide you through the wine-tasting journey, ensuring a memorable visit.
The wine farm is also home to The Chef's Warehouse, a world-class restaurant renowned for its innovative cuisine. Led by Chef Liam Tomlin, the restaurant offers a range of delicious dishes that are perfectly paired with Beau Constantia's wines. From Tuna Tataki with Pickled Ginger to Grilled Prawns with Garlic Butter, each dish is a culinary masterpiece. Vegetarian and dietary-restricted options are also available, providing a delightful dining experience for all.
In addition to wine tastings and dining, Beau Constantia serves as an enchanting venue for weddings, corporate events, and private functions. With a beautiful event space that can accommodate up to 100 guests, the estate offers a picturesque setting for any occasion. The dedicated team at Beau Constantia will work closely with you to create a bespoke event package that meets your specific needs and ensures a memorable experience.
Experience the allure of Beau Constantia, where exceptional wines, breathtaking views, and unparalleled hospitality converge to create an unforgettable journey.