A micro-brewery in wine country! April 17th 2012 Saturday afternoon was the ideal day to wander down the dirt road behind Rooiberg Winery to find Saggy Stone micro-brewery in 'the middle of nowhere'! Well, it's pretty close to the Nuy Valley which is a beautiful corner of the Breede River Valley under the Langeberg. Saggy Stone produces it's own beers and offers tastings and lovely lunches on the weekends.
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Africa » South Africa » Western Cape » Robertson After the British seized the Cape of Good Hope area in 1806, many of the Dutch settlers (the Boers) trekked north to found their own republics. The discovery of diamonds (1867) and gold (1886) spurred wealth and immigration and intensified the subjug... ... read more