Johan Reyneke runs Reyneke Wines in Stellenbosch, and is one of South Africa’s pioneers in biodynamic farming. In fact, his were the first vineyards to be certified biodynamic in South Africa. Social justice is as important as environmental awareness, but more importantly, his wines are delicious.
The best advice I ever got
“Surround yourself with people better than you."
My life motto
Nil magnum nisi bonum. There can be no greatness without goodness.
I am currently reading
“Autobiography of a Yogi” by Paramahansa Yogananda.
My most played music track
“Train” by Younger Brother
If I didn’t do my current job I would be
A marine biologist
Skill I don’t currently possess but would like to have
To be able to play the guitar.
My favourite kind of exercise
I relax while
My essential newspaper/magazine
Zig Zag (surf mag)
My desert-island wine
A cold beer
I have learnt a lot from
My last meal and sip will be
A healthy wrap and a juice that contains fruits and berries.