Festivals

Soup, Sip, Bread. Durbanville Wine Valley Festival

Durbanville wine valley festival

Ask people what their favourite things about winter are and chances are that comfort food, fireplaces and gorgeous wine will feature. The clever people of the Durbanville Valley are making these available to us at the Soup, Sip and Bread Festival this weekend, the 2nd and 3rd of June, in a one of a kind food and wine-pairing event. Think unique perspectives on hearty soups, gorgeous wines and artisan breads: twelve wine farms will present their interpretations on these winter favourites on each of their respective estates. These are Altydgedacht, Bloemendal, D’Aria, De Grendel, Diemersdal, Durbanville Hills, Groot Phesantekraal, Hillcrest Estate, Klein Roosboom, Meerendal and Nitida. The programme is varied and each                  

Wine & Wineries

Franschhoek Summer Wines

Franschhoek Wine Festival 31 March 2012

    Celebrate the last few days of summer in style and head off to Leopard’s Leap Vineyards on 31 March, set in the picturesque Franschhoek Wine Valley, for the inaugural Franschhoek Summer Wines. Known as one of SA’s leading wine destinations, most of the valley’s top wineries will be showcasing their top summer wines at this exclusive event. Participating wineries include La Bri, Morena, Colmant, Môreson, Anthonji Rupert’s Cape of Good Hope and Terra del Capo, Franschhoek Cellars, Bellingham, Noble Hill, Leopard’s Leap, La Motte, Solms-Delta and Haut Espoir. Wine lovers will have the opportunity to browse at their leisure or engage with the winemakers, who would have just