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26 March 2019
Taste 130 Great Wines in Stilbaai
On Wednesday and Thursday evenings, March 27th and 28th, the fourth annual Stilbaai Craft Beer, Gin & Wine Expo will be taking place in ...
25 March 2019
Spend your Easter weekend at Jordan Wine Estate
Join the hunt on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st April for our ornamental chameleons hiding in and around the tasting room and The Bakery.
22 March 2019
Old is Gold
Thanks to the work done by the Old Vine Project, South African wines made from old grape vines are now more valuable than ever. Here at ...
21 March 2019
Bradley Solomons, Concierge at The Table Bay is on his way to the “Hotel Oscars”, The Distell Inter Hotel Challenge 2019…
Bradley Solomons, Concierge at The Table Bay joins the team of enthusiastic food and wine enthusiasts, Jonathon Wakefield (Sommelier candidate), ...
20 March 2019
Middelvlei Family Day
Save the date for this year’s Middelvlei Family Day, Monday, 22 April, which promises to be a fun day out for the whole family. The Easter ...
18 March 2019
Bakers Breakfast at Vadas
Vadas Smokehouse & Bakery now offers their French-style Bakers Breakfast. Available every morning from 7am-11am on the bakery terrace.
15 March 2019
Flights of Memory: Graham Howe's Top Wine Tastings in 25 Years
In a nostalgic mood, I’ve been reminiscing over the top ten wine tastings I’ve attended in South Africa while covering and writing about ...
13 March 2019
A look at Lourensford's 2019 harvest
Lourensford Estate is just past mid-way through their 2019 harvest and as the winemaking team wait for the remaining grapes to reach perfect ...
12 March 2019
Spier 10 things to do with kids this Easter…
Spend a long weekend on one of Stellenbosch’s oldest wine farms, and enjoy an abundance of activities with your family. From delicious ...
12 March 2019
The Stellenbosch Wine Festival 2019 presented by Pick n Pay, announces new venue & dates…
The Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay announced that it would be hosting its wine festival on April 6th and 7th, 2019 ...
11 March 2019
25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series with Ken Forrester Wines
Ken Forrester invites friends of wine to their 25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series, a calendar of four themed wine tastings, hosted by Ken ...
11 March 2019
Here are some of SA's favourite wine tasting rooms
Like wine, tasting rooms have their fans. Ask anyone for their favourite and you've launched a debate.
8 March 2019
Enjoy Zevenwacht's Chardonnay 2017 Vintage with Prue Leith's Gnocchi
Zevenwacht Chardonnay 2017, great match with Prue Leith’s Gnocchi with Peas, Bacon & Parmesan.
7 March 2019
Listening to the landscape
Greek, Italian, Spanish? No, not what’s for dinner—but rather what’s happening in our national vineyard. Already this year I’ve been to ...
6 March 2019
Picnic Special at Zevenwacht Wine Estate
Make the most of late summer and those last few warm days by taking advantage of Zevenwacht Restaurant’s March Picnic Special.
5 March 2019
Quoin Rock Namysto Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2017, magical partner to Dianne Bibby’s Rosemary and Paprika Roast Chicken…
Quoin Rock came storming out of the starting gate like horses starting the Durban July with some truly great wines and a fabulous restaurant, ...
5 March 2019
What's new at Avontuur
Avontuur Estate winemaker Jan van Rooyen sums up the harvest to date in one short sentence: normal and a bit peculiar!
5 March 2019
Sherpa Kids Holiday fun at Zevenwacht Wine Estate
The last summer holiday starts on 15 March.
5 March 2019
Neethlingshof Estate brings Wine and Art together with Artefactum
An art exhibition entitled Artefactum opened as part of the Woordfees 2019 at Neethlingshof Estate in Stellenbosch on Friday evening, the ...
4 March 2019
Oldenburg Harvest 2019!
It’s here again - harvest, that is. Such a funny thing; it happens every year at more-or-less the same time, but to us it somehow seems ...
1 March 2019
Kevin Arnold: #SAWINELEGENDS
“We’re bringing in the old vine chenin now,” says managing partner and cellarmaster, Kevin Arnold of Waterford Estate. It’s harvest time ...
1 March 2019
What's bubbling - Villiera Harvest 2019
Our harvest is in full swing and although soil moisture conditions are better than last year, 2018 was a below average rainfall year. The ...
18 February 2019
Longridge Langtafel: a starry night of wine and dine
Longridge Wine Estate will host their annual Langtafel event on 7 March 2019; as much a celebration of the harvest which takes place during ...
18 February 2019
Stellenbosch Hills celebrates its 30th year of Muscat de Hambourg
Winery releases the latest vintage of this rare and outstanding wine
8 February 2019
Valentine’s Day at Stellenbosch Vineyards
This Valentine’s Day, Stellenbosch Vineyards will be offering a selection of romantic experiences for past, present and future couples. ...
1 February 2019
Stellenbosch Change in Action
Renowned chefs of the Stellenbosch Wine Routes unite for social development as ‘Tasting Stellenbosch’
24 January 2019
Happy 2019 to our Middelvlei extended family
Here at Middelvlei, we are more than just a little excited that 2019 has arrived, as this marks Middelvlei’s 100 year anniversary!
24 January 2019
False Bay Vineyards' Revenant Red breathes new life into a South African classic
Many of the great, long-lived Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignons of the 1950s, 60s and 70s conspired over a secret ingredient. Cinsault was ...
22 January 2019
Stellenbosch pulls out the stops for its 2019 Harvest Parade
Wineries and workers take to the streets in the heartland of SA wine
22 January 2019
Avontuur Estate Newsletter: Cape Yearling Sale, Valentine's and New Releases
With the first Yearling Sale of 2019 just around the corner and the grape harvest having started at the farm, the crew at Avontuur Estate ...
13 December 2018
Foreign Ownership of South African Wineries
The recent purchase of Warwick and Uitkyk wine estates by Eileses Capital, a US-based investment fund, has sent many a tongue a wagging ...
11 December 2018
Life is a picnic at Jordan
Choose from one of our four private picnic pods, on the lawn with breathtaking views of the Stellenbosch Kloof Valley to relax and tuck ...
11 December 2018
A New Release At Avontuur!
The new Merlot 2016 Magnum from Avontuur is a great Christmas gift for any red wine lover.
30 November 2018
The launch of the Stellenbosch Art Route
Famous the world over for its wines, Stellenbosch near Cape Town in South Africa, has quietly but surely been building an international ...
21 November 2018
Stellenbosch wines win big
Heartland of South African wine records another vin-torious year. Stellenbosch has long been a centre of excellence across diverse fields, ...
24 October 2018
Critical Acclaim for Longridge Wines
Longridge Wine Estate continues to impress international and local wine critics with stellar scores in the recently released South Africa ...
24 October 2018
Get in the festive season mood - book now for Fizz & Fudge
Stellenbosch Hills launches its latest taste extravaganza
18 October 2018
Savour sensory ecstasy with Idiom's Wine & Macaron Experience
Exquisite new summer pairing delights from November 2018 till end of February 2018
18 October 2018
Stellenbosch Hills quality shines in flagship white blend’s new vintage
Consistent top-level ratings make Stellenbosch Hills 1707 a champion
9 October 2018
Every bottle of Mulderbosch Rosé contributes to Breast Health Awareness
Mulderbosch continues its partnership with The Breast Health Foundation with the release of the 2018 Mulderbosch Rosé.
3 October 2018
Contemporary Cuisine at Idiom
Fresh inspiration for contemporary cuisine as Idiom Restaurant turns 2
3 October 2018
Asara wins big at Michelangelo 2018
Asara Wine Estate is celebrating an excellent result at the Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards for 2018, having received ...
27 September 2018
Ultra Value Wine Challenge Results 2018/19
The fourth set of annual results: Putting consumers first!