Pouring with pride! SA’s wine industry celebrates 362nd birthday

The 2nd of February marks the day that South Africa’s wine industry was born – 362 years ago in 1659.  Ours is the only country in...

Constellations at Spier

Starting 26 November, Spier Wine Farm will host Constellations, conceptualised by internationally acclaimed theatre director and playwright Brett Bailey. Over the course of the evening,...

Franschhoek Uncorked Festival celebrates summer in style

Save the date for this year’s Franschhoek Uncorked Festival, which takes place from 6 to 8 November. It's the perfect time to explore one of...

Groot Constantia celebrates 335th birthday

There couldn’t be a more fitting time to celebrate the endurance and tenacity of the Groot Constantia team than in 2020. In commemorating their 335th...

Groot Constantia: A testimony to survival

Groot Constantia, South Africa’s oldest wine Estate, has witnessed and survived many challenges in its 335 years of existence. Wars, the Great Depression, the Spanish...

10 Local Gins to try in Cape Town

There’s a worldwide re-awakening, a revolution of the white spirit we know as gin and Cape Town is one of the leaders of this trend....

Celebrate these special wine dates with Groot Constantia

At Groot Constantia, it is believed that celebration is always cause for a good glass of wine and a good glass of wine is always...

Spice Route Destination

Spice Route Destination, situated on the slopes of the Paarl Mountains in the Western Cape, offers tasting and aesthetic experiences at various establishments located within...

Go to these wine festivals this summer

February is harvest season in Cape Town and, combined with the fact that it's also the hottest time of the year, makes it prime time...

Hazendal Wine Estate – Stellenbosch Wine Route

A short distance from Cape Town, nestled against the Bottelary Hills, lies one of Stellenbosch’s historic wine farms: Hazendal Wine Estate. Our illustrious wine estate...

Explore Franschhoek on foot

The Franschhoek Wine Tram has long been the most popular way to take in what this quaint Winelands town has to offer, and they have...

Great pre-packed picnics in Cape Town

Summertime in the Mother City is good for many reasons, but one of the things we look forward to most is lazy afternoons sprawled on...