Welcome to Glen Carlou

In 2012 Glen Carlou celebrated its 25th vintage – a comparatively young Estate in the South African wine industry – yet we are proud to say, we have built a reputation as one of South Africa’s leading producers. Under the ownership and management of the world-renowned Hess Family, we continue to produce wines of exceptional quality and consistency, growing from strength to strength.

Since 1985, we have only had three winemakers – whose collective passion has ensured that Glen Carlou has produced consistently exceptional wines for almost three decades. For us, creating classic, award-winning wines is a wonderful and gratifying journey, but it is not the destination.

Consistency, expertise and a commitment to always deliver beyond expectation is what we strive for with every bottle of Glen Carlou wine. This is why we are known as the ‘Curators of Classic Wines’.

Latest Glen Carlou News

  • Glen Carlou The Curators Collection 2016 Rose Styled LR

The Curator’s Collection Rose 2016 launched 1st September

September 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

The Curator’s Collection Rose 2016 launched 1st September The latest addition to the small batch [...]

  • Glen Carlou Sauvignon Blanc 2015

12 bottles 2015 Sauvignon for the price of 8!

September 1st, 2016|0 Comments

This fresh and vibrant wine shows tropical fruits like guava and granadilla and grapefruit and [...]