Elgin is an up-and-coming, cool-climate wine sub-region (ward) east of Stellenbosch. Pinot Noir is emerging as the most promising grape variety grown in the area. Paul Cluver is among the top performers there.
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Elgin is a cool-climate wine sub-region (ward) 70km east of Stellenbosch, circled by mountains, in the Overberg region of South Africa. Aromatic grape varieties thrive in Elgin's slow-ripening conditions, with Chardonnay,Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling and Pinot Noir holding the most promise.