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21 August 2019
Picnics from The Bakery at Jordan launching in September
The Long Fuse pod can accommodate up to 3 picnic baskets, serving up to 6 people. Once you have booked, you will have exclusive use of ...
20 August 2019
Simonsig Icon Redhill Pinotage Nets Absa Top 10 for Seventh Time
The iconic Redhill Pinotage from premier Stellenbosch estate Simonsig won its seventh Absa Top 10 Pinotage Trophy last week, making this ...
20 August 2019
Cabernet, Cheese & Charcuterie specials at Jordan
Soak up the last of the winter sun, on the terrace, at Jordan Wine Estate to celebrate International Cabernet Sauvignon Day, on Thursday ...
17 August 2019
Lourensford introduces The Dome Ethel
The Dome Ethel sees Lourensford introduce a Bordeaux-style red to their accessible and increasingly popular Dome range of wines.
16 August 2019
Fleur du Cap Awarded as ABSA Top 10 Pinotage
Fleur du Cap is celebrating as its Fleur du Cap Series Privée 2016 was awarded an ABSA Top 10 Pinotage, beating fierce competition from ...
16 August 2019
Out & About with - Francois Pienaar at Marianne | Pinotage Top 10 Awards | Old Vines Tasting at Volkskombuis | Women in Wine at Allee Bleue
Anomalous August! From two weeks of relative quietness to a sudden rush of some of the best events all year! We celebrated the dedication ...
16 August 2019
Spier; the first winery in the world to receive Control Union vegan accreditation
Spier is the first winery in the world to receive Control Union Vegan Standard certification by the accredited certifying body Control Union.
15 August 2019
The 2019 Absa Top 10 Pinotage Winners Announced
This year's Absa Top 10 Pinotage winners announced at the awards ceremony at Boschendal.
14 August 2019
Does Wine taste better in a glass?
Avontuur Estate’s winemaker Jan van Rooyen is tackling an interesting question in his tutored tasting in the Estate tasting room between ...
14 August 2019
Taste the Helderberg: The ultimate advent of spring festival
In celebration of the advent of spring, Stellenbosch Wine Routes will be hosting a sensory showcase of one of its famous wine wards, Helderberg, ...
13 August 2019
Dare to be different: this winter, you’re allowed to drink white wine
Spier Seaward Chardonnay is a winner when the mercury drops. “Many people tend to stick to red wines in the wintertime – because that’s ...
9 August 2019
#TasteFriday #WomeninWine #Women'sDay | A tribute to Women with Nederburg and Kaapzicht
To celebrate Women's Day we're tasting two spectacular wines made by two equally spectacular women. The Nederburg Heritage Heroes 'Beautiful ...
8 August 2019
Book now for Annual Mares and Foals Walks at Avontuur
One of the best times of the year at Avontuur Estate is from August till December when the new foals are born and a few weeks later, are ...
7 August 2019
Morgenster takes top international olive oil accolade
Morgenster’s Don Carlo Extra Virgin Olive Oil has been named the 2019 winner of the “Best Extra Virgin Olive Oil in the Southern Hemisphere” ...
5 August 2019
Middelvlei Potjiekos Sunday
Greetings to the Middelvlei Wines Extended Family. This August we are hosting another one of our famous Potjiekos Sundays, because what ...
5 August 2019
Avontuur Estate celebrates Woman's Month, Tutored Tasting and more this August
Every August we celebrate “woman power” at Avontuur with many activities planned to highlight the ladies in our lives. So, if you have ...
5 August 2019
Five years on, Cavalli Estate hits its stride
FIVE years after opening to the public, Cavalli Estate in the Stellenbosch winelands has evolved into a versatile lifestyle destinationdeftly ...
4 August 2019
Announcing ALL the winners of the 2019 Distell Inter Hotel Challenge!
Southern Sun Cape Sun was the glittering venue for the ‘Hotel Oscars’. The luminous tables reflected the rich heritage of our Winelands, ...
2 August 2019
What's happening at Delheim this August
Winter is slowly coming to an end, but we are celebrating the last chilly weeks ahead with great food and wine and celebrating women this ...
2 August 2019
SA’s finest wine areas to the fore
The star of this year’s 14th annual Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards was Bon Courage Estate in Robertson, with three national winners, namely ...
1 August 2019
Celebrating Women’s day at Ken Forrester with Wine, Fashion and Flair
On Women’s day, the 9th August 2019 from 10h00 - 12h00, designer fashion and Ken Forrester wines will meet, as Hugo Flearpresents his bespoke ...
1 August 2019
Top 12 wines in the Signature Red Blend Report 2019 announced has just released its fourth annual Signature Red Blend Report, the aim of the exercise being to reward winemakers who are ...
1 August 2019
The new 'Sense of Place' is the new pinnacle for Stellenbosch wine
Their flagship range is only produced in limited numbers and during exceptional years...
4 July 2019
South Africa’s gourmet capital to host Fine Wine and Food Festival - Stellenbosch chefs and winemakers unite for ultimate culinary showcase
The Stellenbosch FINE Wine and Food Festival takes place on Saturday 3 August 2019, from 17:00 to 23:00, at Stellenbosch’s Town Hall in ...
31 May 2019
Visit Stellenbosch
An integrated approach for inclusive tourism innovation in Stellenbosch
29 May 2019
Stellenbosch heats up winter with Stadsaal Soirees
Stellenbosch Wine Routes is adding a warm touch to its incredibly popular Stellenbosch Street Soirees, by hosting a series of winter events ...
17 May 2019
Longridge Wine Estate hosts a series of talks on the topic: ‘Cancer: what you were never told… and need to know!’
Longridge Wine Estate, a leading estate in organic winemaking, will host a 15-part series of talks by survivors and those treating survivors ...
10 May 2019
The 27 Best Restaurants in Stellenbosch 2019
The historic and cosmopolitan city of oaks is justifiably famous for its heritage architecture, view-drenched wine estates, quirky art ...
10 May 2019
Stellenbosch Dominates Cabernet Report
SA’s historic wine region rules the 2019 Prescient Cabernet Sauvignon Report.
2 May 2019
8 restaurant views that remind us how beautiful South Africa truly is
The Western Cape’s wine farms have made a name for themselves not only for their world-class restaurants but also their incredible views.
30 April 2019
Stellenbosch Wine Routes reflect on a challenging, but ultimately rewarding 2019 harvest
In 2018, the Western Cape experienced the crescendo of one of its most severe droughts in decades. On average crops were 15% lower than ...
15 April 2019
#wineforgood: Stellenbosch Change in Action - Renowned Chefs unite for Social Development
Driven by a mandate to affect real change, Stellenbosch Wine Routes introduced Tasting Stellenbosch, which will be upskilling the community ...
12 March 2019
The Stellenbosch Wine Festival 2019 presented by Pick n Pay, announces new venue & dates…
The Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay announced that it would be hosting its wine festival on April 6th and 7th, 2019 ...