Latest News

Very Berry Merrytini Recipe


Merry as a Christmas greeting implies joyful rather than jolly, but there is no reason why we cannot celebrate the […]

A Bumper Wine Year For Leopard’s Leap


The world of wine is a very competitive environment. At the 2018 Prowein show in Germany, 3690 wine producers and […]

Festive Gammon cooked in a wine bath


Cleopatra bathed in milk it gave her skin like silk Did she know what wine could do she would opt for […]

How to build a sparkling tower


  Always wanted to make your own bubbly tower? Watch our video with a few simple steps, enter our competition […]

The Curve & the Combo


A summer Christmas really throws a curve ball. Most of us would like to be in good shape when we hit the beach and […]

Highball New York Sour Recipe


The Great Gatsby, a famous 1925 novel by F.Scott Fitzgerald, is set in the golden era of cocktails and while one would […]

French 75 Recipe


The story goes that British soldiers stationed in France during the First World War wanted to add some kick to […]

Alabama Slammer Recipe


In the 1988 movie, Cocktail, Tom Cruise plays the role of a bartender and the self-proclaimed Last Barman Poet. The Alabama […]

Mississippi Punch Recipe


The Mississippi Punch was made famous in the all-time classic movie, Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Packing quite a punch, it was Holly […]

#CheninOccasion Dinner Date


Just at the thought of a dinner date, one gets butterflies in the tummy! A romantic dinner can be a first date, […]

Page 1 of 4312345...102030...Last »

Leopard cubs spotted in Wemmershoek mountains



BF1_01
Wemmershoek Boskloof_01 (Copy)

The team at the Cape Leopard Trust, of which we are a sponsor, recently sent us these pictures of BF1, the female leopard roaming the Wemmershoek mountains, with her two cubs.

BF1 is the first adult female leopard identified during the CLT Boland Project camera trap survey of the Limietberg Nature Reserve. Some of first images of BF1, taken during May 2010, revealed that she had two small cubs. During December 2010, CapeNature field rangers saw the female and her (now much grown) cubs during a routine patrol and were fortunate enough to observe them for a quarter of an hour (an extremely rare occurrence indeed!). BF1’s territory falls within the western portion of resident male BM4. She shares the Wemmershoek Dam basin with that of another female leopard, BF3, who also have at least one cub. The Wemmershoek Dam basin seems to be a very productive area for leopards!

At the new Leopards' Leap Vineyards estate in Franschhoek, visitors will be able to learn more about the Cape Leopard Trust's work and the leopards through the use of an interactive wall in the wine tasting area.

Upcoming Events

12 December 2018
  • South African Table
South African Table
12:00
13 December 2018
  • South African Table
South African Table
12:00
15 December 2018
  • South African Table
South African Table
12:00
19 December 2018
  • South African Table
South African Table
12:00
20 December 2018
  • South African Table
South African Table
12:00
21 December 2018
  • Wine and Food Pairing
Wine and Food Pairing
12:00
22 December 2018
  • South African Table
South African Table
12:00
27 December 2018
  • South African Table
South African Table
12:00

Buy Our Wines

Take a look at our wine collection. CLICK HERE

Ask Us

Feel free to contact us.
CLICK HERE



    Newsletter Sign-up


    © Copyright 2018 Leopard's Leap | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Delivery Policy | Refund Policy

    Ask Us

    [contact-form-7 404 "Not Found"]