Who We Are
Greetings from Stiaan and the dynamic team that fuels Grape Expectations! Our journey took root during the unexpected lockdown times, perhaps an unconventional moment to introduce an online unlabelled wine store. Yet, for us, it's not merely about wine.
It's a homage to the indomitable spirit of South Africa. As we saw many livelihoods teeter on the edge and underhanded markets prosper, the enduring unity of our nation shone brightest.
This shared resilience inspired our ethos: "Opportunity for all." Delve into our bottles, each brimming with passion, celebrating tenacity and infinite prospects.
Since our inception in 2021, Grape Expectations has evolved, embracing branded selections that resonate with our values.
Each bottle mirrors the intricate fabric of South African tales and traditions.
More than just vintners, we are visionaries, committed to elevating, igniting, and crafting a legacy of hope and excellence for future generations.
Sharesse & Stiaan Lodewyckx
At Grape Expectations, meticulous planning goes into every detail. We pride ourselves on our personalized touch, recognizing each customer by name and understanding their unique tastes.
After every purchase, we reach out, ensuring our offerings align with your desires. Your satisfaction is paramount to us, and it's this genuine appreciation that drives our dedication.
Boasting a growing selection of over 1,200 of South Africa's finest wines and spirits, we ensure top-notch quality at unbeatable prices.
Our offerings aren't just about the bottle; they're about personalization. Whether it's wine or spirit, we provide custom options tailored to your liking.
Here, it's not just about the label — or the lack of one. It's about what's inside and crafting an experience tailored just for you.