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bring on the bubbles

Bring on the bubbles

It’s the season for fun, and what better way to welcome the holidays than by enjoying a glass of locally produced bubbly? Whether it’s a dinner party, a friendly get-together, or just a fun day...
Wine for thought

Wine for Thought – Whites and a pink to indulge in over the holiday season

There is more than enough action on the South African wine scene in terms of things new, different and fresh, it is the tried-and-trusted classical stuff we do best. On the red wine side,...
Southern Vines wine club

Join our wine club

Join Southern Vines in partnership with Wine Concepts and receive a case of Emile Joubert’s top picks for the season. Exclusive price of R465 per case of 6 delivered to your door including tasting notes...
Agavoni

Cocktails: Keep it Cool

We’re in for some hot months this season, Hope on Hopkins share some of their cocktail favourites to cool us down. Agavoni Ingredients 25ml Esperanza blanco (a take on ‘tequila’) 25ml sweet red vermouth 25ml Campari 2 dashes of orange...
Franschhoek Tram

Local Travel: Franschhoek

Founded in 1688 by the French Huguenots, the pretty town of Franschhoek offers fine dining, some of the country’s best wines, and picture-perfect scenery - all the ingredients for a respite from city living. Dramatic...
Proe Paarl

Celebrate the flavours of Proe Paarl

Paarl is becoming increasingly well-known for its culinary offerings and Proe Paarl has lined up some gourmet delights that will tantalise the taste buds.  The magnificent Grande Roche hotel is offering a truly authentic...
Eikendal Weintaufe Harvest Carnival

Eikendal amuses with Weintaufe Harvest Carnival

Playground of Winelands pleasures for young and old The Stellenbosch winelands will take on wonderland proportions when Eikendal Vineyards celebrates the end of its harvest with a farm-style Weintaufe Carnival that promises a pleasure-seeking funfair...
Stellenbosch Harvest Parade

Stellenbosch Harvest Parade brings fanfare to City of Oaks

Colourful community and its ‘chariots’ celebrate winemaking camaraderie The oak-lined streets of Stellenbosch will be invaded by a colourful community of winemaking charismatics on uniquely adorned ‘chariots’ on Saturday, January 28. The annual Harvest Parade...
Delheim Summer Picnics

Delheim spreads their blankets for laid-back Riverside Picnics

Picnic season is here and the restaurant has a new nature-inspired menu It’s almost summertime and the living is tasty at Delheim Estate, the Stellenbosch stalwart in the foothills of the Simonsberg. The season for its...
Fairview Grenache 2014

Fairview are proud to release their new, single vineyard Grenache wine called Stok by...

Get into the festive spirit with Fairview’s new single vineyard Grenache wine called Stok by Paaltjie. The wine reflects a festive bright red colour and with a unique hand illustrated label, it might just...