Don’t miss the Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival.

What better way to end off a fabulous 2018 than at SA’s premier social calendar highlight. Join us for the annual Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival, ‘The Magic of Bubbles’. Stylish attire complemented with some of SA’s finest Méthode Cap Classiques (MCC) and Champagnes are guaranteed to be the talk of the town during this two-day [...]

2018-11-08T15:48:18+00:00November 8th, 2018|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Indochine shines with it’s new Asian inspired menu.

Chef Virgil Kahn has just spent three awe-(and menu) inspiring weeks in South East Asia, discovering the flavours, ingredients and people of this diverse part of the world.  Kahn spent three weeks working and dining in some of the world’s best restaurants. His epicurean journey began and ended at two fellow Relais & Châteaux properties. [...]

2018-11-06T17:12:28+00:00November 6th, 2018|Food|0 Comments

Experience La Petite Ferme’s new Vineyard suites.

Hidden away in the beautiful and picturesque Franschhoek pass, you'll find the luxury boutique hotel and wine estate, La Petite Ferme. This spring, they launched their newly refurbished Vineyard Suites. And they’re simply, beautiful. We recently had the opportunity to visit this esteemed estate for an overnight stay in the Léman Suite, based on the [...]

2018-11-02T13:02:42+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Experience, Food, Travel, Wine|0 Comments
  • Welgegund Heritage Wines scenic

Welgegund put Rhône-style wines on the map.

Nestled at the foot of the magnificent Hawequa mountains at the end of an oak-lined cul-de-sac in Wellington, lies Welgegund Heritage Wines. Welgegund means ‘well-bestowed’ and you don’t have to venture far to experience the fruits of its blessings. A place of natural beauty, with heritage buildings dating back to the early 1800’s and a [...]

2018-10-16T11:22:06+00:00October 16th, 2018|Wine|0 Comments

The A to Z of the Stellenbosch Wine Route.

Goodbye long, sunny days and hello cold, chilly winter! I was recently invited to participate in the compilation of the Stellenbosch wine route's A-Z WinterWinederland guide. The project focuses on all of the winter activities and warm wine farm havens along this famous route. Here is a look into the estates I had the pleasure [...]

2018-09-18T13:40:40+00:00June 25th, 2018|Travel, Wine|0 Comments