Shanice du Preez
First Year Protégé
Shanice du Preez is from Bothasig in Cape Town and graduated from Stellenbosch University with a BSc Viticulture and Oenology. She is spending the first year of her three-year internship at Kanonkop under the mentorship of Abrie Beeslaar.
“My ideal job as a winemaker is to be as hands on as possible. I want to work alongside my cellar team and create the most delicate and beautifully crafted wines. I want my team to be happy as I believe optimism leads to success and this will reflect in the wine being produced.” Shanice.