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Win tickets to Franschhoek Summer Wines.

January 16th, 2019|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Celebrate the height of Summer in style in your elegantly white attire at the ultimate garden party.  Sip on seasonally inspired wines showcased by the Franschhoek Vignerons, at this year’s Franschhoek Summer Wines, which takes place at the spectacular Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards on Saturday, 2 February (12pm to 5pm). You could win tickets. Now is your chance [...]

Summer lunch at Haute Cabrière.

January 10th, 2019|Food, Wine|0 Comments

It is the perfect summer lunch spot, with beautifully appointed outside seating, views for days and a new lunch menu to delight the fussiest of foodies. Throw in an assortment of chilled Haute Cabrière wines ready to savour alongside the carefully curated menu, where else in the world would you rather be? Picturesque Franschhoek is [...]

Enjoy the festive season the right way at Four Seasons at Westcliff.

December 19th, 2018|0 Comments

If you have chosen to enjoy the calm of Gauteng over the festive season rather than brave the madness at the coast, cheers to you! The good news is that the Four Seasons at Westcliff, Johannesburg, has prepared a glamorous and entertaining programme of special events to celebrate the fast-approaching festive season. A series of [...]

Steenberg Vineyards’s Catharina’s is ready for the festive season.

December 10th, 2018|0 Comments

I am a big fan of all things Constantia. It has become a top culinary hotspot, with foodies from around the world making the pilgrimage, and Steenberg is at the heart of it all. Celebrate the best season of the year with some delicious new tastes at Catharina’s Restaurant, the signature eatery at Steenberg farm. [...]

A unique food and wine pairing at Neil Ellis.

December 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

I am embarrassed to say that is was my very first visit to the farm but it certainly won't be the last. Nestled at the foot of Helshoogte Pass, coming from the Stellenbosch side, Neil Ellis is a retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Spectacular views, with enchanting wines, it is the [...]

A toast to the Diners Club Winemaker and Young winemaker of the year.

November 27th, 2018|0 Comments

The evening was perfect as we arrived at La Residence in Franschhoek for the highly anticipated 2018 Diners Club Winemaker and Young Winemaker of the Year awards. The setting and (perfect!) weather added to the jovial spirit as the who's who of the winemaking community rubbed shoulders with media and top South African personalities. The [...]

The Restaurant @ The Nek, Constantia’s latest hot spot.

November 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Ever since the historic Constantia Nek restaurant was given its major facelift two years ago by the Harbour House Group it has become a buzzing social and dining destination for locals and visitors alike. The latest dynamic development for the picturesque setting is a fine dining experience; The Restaurant @ The Nek by local talent [...]

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