Join Allée Bleue estate in celebrating May Day.

Allée Bleue is not only a thriving wine farm, creating authentic, award-winning wines of individual character, it is also renowned for its wide variety of fruit and fresh herbs grown and sold in your favourite supermarket. They also produce outstanding mission olives and cold-pressed, extra virgin olive oil and on Wednesday, 1 May 2019, the [...]

2019-02-27T14:43:35+02:00February 27th, 2019|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Win tickets to Franschhoek Summer Wines.

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 [...]

2019-01-16T10:18:39+02:00January 16th, 2019|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Summer lunch at Haute Cabrière.

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 [...]

2019-01-10T15:50:26+02:00January 10th, 2019|Food, Wine|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

2018-11-27T12:28:23+02:00November 27th, 2018|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

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+02:00November 8th, 2018|Experience, Wine|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+02:00November 2nd, 2018|Experience, Food, Travel, Wine|0 Comments