Comfort food Curry and Kastanjeberg Chenin, Stellenbosch Hills.

Stellenbosch Hills have just unveiled their second vintage of Kastanjeberg Chenin This exciting release is a limited-edition Stellenbosch wine only made in years of exceptional harvests has just been released. The Sense of Place Kastanjeberg 2020 is the flagship wooded, single-vineyard Chenin Blanc made by Stellenbosch Hills. The new addition has the hallmarks of an [...]

2021-06-11T13:19:35+02:00June 11th, 2021|Food, Wine|0 Comments

Red wine and comfort food at Bistro Sixteen82, Steenberg.

Get ready for the June Red Wine Rendezvous at Steenberg’s popular Bistro Sixteen82 in the Constantia Valley and indulge your winter cravings for red wine and delicious, hearty food. Make a date on Thursday, 24 June 2021 for Chef Kerry Kilpin’s delicious 3-course dinner to savour with three signature Steenberg red wines for the duration [...]

2021-06-02T15:18:16+02:00June 2nd, 2021|Experience, Food, Wine|0 Comments

Senses of Sauvignon Blanc, Durbanville Hills.

Discover the cool climate taste of Durbanville Hills’ Sauvignon Blancs at an intimate event celebrating this lively cultivar.   The Senses of Sauvignon on 24 June is a journey of all the Sauvignon Blancs crafted at Durbanville Hills. Expertly guided by our talented winemakers, the tasting will include wines from each of the ranges, including [...]

2021-05-19T09:39:38+02:00May 19th, 2021|Food, Wine|0 Comments

The Sauvignon Blanc Wine Route, Constantia.

Seriously close to my heart and home, The newly launched Sauvignon Blanc Wine route shines new light on the prestigious Constantia Valley. This elegant cultivar, alongside the rich history of the valley, makes for the perfect place to launch South Africa's first varietal-based wine route. “Constantia Wine Route’s cool, microclimate Sauvignon Blanc is of inimitable [...]

2021-05-13T13:49:40+02:00May 13th, 2021|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Newly released Constantia Glen TWO 2019 takes centre stage.

Savour the elegance of the much anticipated 2019 vintage of Constantia Glen TWO, the flagship white Bordeaux-style blend just released by this top tier family-owned boutique wine estate. The 2019 vintage has already garnered rave reviews from leading local and international wine commentators. It hit the spot at the prestigious 2020 Decanter World Wine Awards [...]

2021-03-25T10:04:32+02:00March 25th, 2021|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Journey’s End, Somerset West.

JOURNEY’S END VINEYARDS RELEASE THEIR REBRANDED TOP-TIER PRECISION SERIES WINES TO HIGH ACCLAIM Journey’s End, the boutique winery and vineyard, owned by the Gabb family, and situated on the mountain slopes above Sir Lowry’s Pass Village in the Helderberg basin, have released their rebranded top-tier Precision Series range of wines to high acclaim. The Precision [...]

2020-12-08T09:43:24+02:00December 8th, 2020|Experience, Food, Wine|0 Comments

Franschhoek Bastille Festival, Online.

In case the grapevine news hasn’t reached you, here’s what you missed. Franschhoek’s Bastille Festival is still on the cards, but instead of the traditional format, the festival will be coming to you. A first-of-its-kind for Franschhoek, the organisers have called on the support of its members to showcase the valley through the lens of [...]

2020-06-22T09:25:00+02:00June 22nd, 2020|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Kunjani Wines, Stellenbosch.

A gesture that symbolises a greeting between friends and a simple yet clear message on a wine label that invites people to enjoy the good life! This is what Kunjani Wines wishes to convey to all with their newly designed and updated wine labels. “At Kunjani we are all about greeting guests with a warm [...]

2020-02-10T14:08:25+02:00February 10th, 2020|Experience, Food, Wine|0 Comments

Louisvale Wine Estate, Stellenbosch.

In the heart of Stellenbosch, surrounded by the hills of Devon Valley lies an unusually striking building. This is home to Louisvale wine farm and function venue. The building was designed by award-winning architect, Christof Albertyn and represents the mixture of African and European building traditions. It is modelled on the Khoekhoen who built the [...]

2020-01-22T10:38:38+02:00January 22nd, 2020|Food, Wine|0 Comments

Riverine Rabbit, Cape Town.

Spring is here and so is the highly anticipated new seasonal menu from Riverine Rabbit. Get ready for sustainable, fresh, locally sourced ingredients transformed into dishes that will quite literally leave you wanting more. The story behind the name. Brainchild of sisters Ash and Mandy, the restaurant, with its focus on sustainability, is named after [...]

2019-10-15T09:30:45+02:00October 1st, 2019|Food, Wine|1 Comment