Mullineux is a highly focused family winery based near the village of Riebeek Kasteel, in the Swartland region of South Africa. Producing a select range of award winning hand-crafted wines from the granite and shale based soils of the area.
Established in 2007, when Chris and Andrea Mullineux settled in the Swartland wine region, within a very short time period Mullineux established itself as one of South Africa’s most celebrated wine brands, both locally and on the international front. By 2020 the winery had received thirty 5-star ratings from Platter’s South African Wine Guide, as well as being awarded Platter’s Winery of the Year an unprecedented 4 times in 2014, 2016, 2019 and 2020.
In addition, Andrea was named Wine Enthusiast’s 2016 International Winemaker of the Year and in 2016 Chris & Andrea were Tim Atkin’s South African Winemakers of the Year.
In 2013 Chris & Andrea joined forces with Analjit Singh. Together with founding partner Peter Dart they started a parallel winery in Franschhoek called Leeu Passant. The Leeu Passant winery is located on Leeu Estates, which also is the home Analjit’s hospitality portfolio Leeu Collection.