South Africa


Episode 24 – Franco Lourens (Part 2)

Stories from the Cellar cover art
Stories From the Cellar
Episode 24 - Franco Lourens (Part 2)

This episode is part 2 of our conversation with Franco Lourens of Lourens Family Wines based in Paarl, South Africa. Go back and check out part 1 if you haven’t already, as this episode is a continuation of our conversation.

In this episode, we talk about how Franco launched his own project, as well as the stories behind his wines. We start with the story of his white blend. Franco released his first solo wine as a means of getting some extra cash for an engagement ring. The plan worked, and later, he would rename this white blend after his wife, Lindi Carien…


Hosted by Charlotte Alsaadi.

Special thanks to SNACKTIME for the music!

Vine Street Imports Instagram  |  Website