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

  • GC Year End Function 2015 1

How are you celebrating your company achievements this year?

October 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

The end of the year is upon us, how will you be celebrating your achievements [...]

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Glen Carlou Shortlisted for South African Producer of the Year by International Wine & Spirit Competition

September 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Glen Carlou was among six South African wineries to be shortlisted as ‘South African Producer [...]