Reyneke's philosophy of wine

Johan Reyneke was on the brink of bankruptcy when his total commitment to sustainable winemaking began to reap rewards, writes Michelle Bouffard.

Johan Reyneke
Johan Reyneke

Sustainability is a concept often loosely used in wine production. While some producers reserve the term strictly for their vineyard practices and the environment, others extend it to social and economic responsibilities. In Stellenbosch, South Africa, Johan Reyneke, owner of Reyneke Wines, exemplifies the word in its totality. 

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