Meeting celebrity chef Eric Lanlard for the launch of his new book, Chocolat, decadent chocolate recipes and why Cuvée Restaurant and Simonsig Estate in Stellenbosch are worth a visit (even if you don't get to meet celebrities).
The best way to explore Robertson this winter: on a savoury food and wine safari with the Robertson Small Hotel.
For R150 you get to hop-on and hop-off at six highlights of the Franschhoek wine valley. There are wine tastings at Dieu Donné and Rickety Bridge thrown in as well as a welcome drink at Grande Provence. It’s a fantastic, affordable and fun way to see the Franschhoek Valley.
Whether you pay a visit to Groot Constantia for wine tasting or a meal, or to spend time in the museum or simply relax under the oak trees, you can bask in the knowledge that you are part of South African history and are drinking wine fit for nobility.
Finding the perfect chocolate and wine pairing is a challenge. Here are a few rules you can follow if you want to experiment.
For those in the know, the 'secret' of Constantia Glen's wine tasting room seems like one that will not last for long. Just a 20-minute drive from the Cape Town City Bowl, it's a stunning escape to the country in Cape Town's backyard.
The Hands on Harvest is Robertson’s smallest wine festival, but it is probably the most intimate. It’s a great opportunity to meet the people behind the wines you buy, get to know the locals, drink some great wines and eat lots of delicious food.
In celebration of the upcoming 2013 wine harvest season I've put together a list of harvest festivals happening across the Cape Winelands. Not only do we South Africans adore our wine but we also love nothing more than to enjoy a good old fashioned party, and harvest festivals are the perfect opport
Summertime… and the living is easy. What could be better than an afternoon of wine and song? This list includes music festivals, picnic concerts, film and theatre (both open-air, of course) in Cape Town so that you can cover all bases in enjoying the summer season.