Tony Esterhuizen
has worked on the farm since 2000 and has been the Foreman at Lazanou Organic Vineyards since 2002. Tony grew up on farms in the Wellington district and has extensive experience of vineyard management within the region. Tony lives on the farm with his wife Lisa and their daughter Tenechia (8 years) and their newly born son Leno.
Johan Wiese
is our viticultural advisor. Johan has an honours degree in Science from the University of Stellenbosch, majoring in Viticulture and Oenology. He started his viticulture consulting business after 10 years as viticultural advisor at KWV. He takes pride in seeing quality wine emerge from viticultural decisions and believes that experience and ‘gut-feel’ must blend with scientific information for optimum results.
Klaas Koetzee
has been our winemaker since 2020 to continue the adventure with the same quest for quality. He has been in the sector for many years and he distills his advice so that we provide him with high quality grapes. Klaas manage also is own production of excellent organic wines.
The Bavaud Family
The Bavaud family took over the farm at the end of August 2020 in the midst of the COVID19 episode. Their idea is to continue the production of excellent vintages and to welcome visitors for tastings. Martine, Valentin and Xavier will be delighted to share these moments over a good glass of wine!