what's on in the South African winelands



upcoming events 

Wine Enthusiast Workshop

Where you 'sip, learn & enjoy'. An informative evening with Cape Wine Master and winemaker Mason de Teijger & Charl van Teijlingen.
Tue 31 Mar 2015
Ke-Monate Restaurant, Signal Gun
time: 18h30 for 19h00
cost: R270 per person
Taste,Learn,Wine
Cape Town

Arancini & Wine Pairing

We are excited to introduce a brand new pairing option for the cooler days. We will now be offering a pairing of a more savoury nature, an arancini & wine pairing. These stuffed and deep-fried risotto spheres will be available throughout the cooler seasons.
Wed 1 Apr 2015 to Sun 21 Jun 2015
Devon Valley Road, Devon Valley, Stellenbosch
time: 11h00
cost: R95.00/pairing
Do,Taste,Wine

7 Things to do at Spier this Easter Weekend

From delicious farm-style meals and fun in the cellar to stays in our hotel, make the most of the Easter weekend at Spier with a whole host of activities.
Fri 3 Apr 2015
Spier
time:
Eat,Sleep,Do,Taste,Wine
Stellenbosch

Easter Egg Hunt at Boschendal

Start off your family-themed Easter weekend with an Easter Egg Hunt in the natural surrounds of the picnic garden on Boschendal Farm on Friday, 3 April from 09h30-11h00.
Fri 3 Apr 2015
Boschendal, R310, Pniel, Franschhoek
time: 09h30
cost: R160
Eat,Do,Wine
Franschhoek

Easter Fun at Durbanville Hills Wines

The Easter Bunny will be favouring Durbanville Hills Wines with a visit and plenty of fun-filled family activities.
Fri 3 Apr 2015 to Mon 6 Apr 2015
Durbanville Hills Cellar, Durbanville
time: 10h00 - 16h00
Eat,Do,Wine
Cape Town

Red Cello at Haute Cabriere

South Africa’s leading electric cellist Carol Thorns will be performing her show Red Cello at the Haute Cabriere Pinot Noir Barrel Maturation Cellar. You can expect a stylish and elegant performance, underlined with amazing visuals, in a breath-taking setting.Together with visualist and architect Alastair Thorns, Carol presents the cello in a conte
Fri 3 Apr 2015
Haute Cabriere Pinot Noir Barrel Maturation Cellar
time: 18h30 for 19h00
cost: R150
Eat,Do,Wine
Franschhoek

Vertical Tasting and Gourmet Burger Evening at Sijnn

Our new winemaker Charla will present a special vertical Sijnn tasting and gourmet burger evening on Friday the 3rd & 10th of April.
Fri 3 Apr 2015 to Fri 10 Apr 2015
Sijnn Winery, Malgas
time: 18h00
cost: R150
Eat,Do,Wine

Vintage Fridays at Cuvée Restaurant, Simonsig Wine Estate

Cuvée Restaurant on the iconic Simonsig Wine Estate in Stellenbosch is offering diners a special, rare experience on each Friday.
Fri 3 Apr 2015
Cuvée Restaurant, Kromme Rhee Road, Koelenhof
time: 18h30
Taste,Wine
Stellenbosch

7 Things to do at Spier this Easter Weekend

From delicious farm-style meals and fun in the cellar to stays in our hotel, make the most of the Easter weekend at Spier with a whole host of activities.
Sat 4 Apr 2015
Spier
time:
Eat,Sleep,Do,Taste,Wine
Stellenbosch

Burgers and Blends at Spier

Spending your summer break in the winelands? Be a winemaker and try your hand at blending your own wine, inspired by the award-winning Spier Creative Block 3 blend.
Sat 4 Apr 2015
Spier Tasting Room
time: 18h00
cost: R195
Eat,Do,Wine,Trade
Stellenbosch

Ken Forrester Easter Wine Hunt

Easter Weekend is a family affair and we invite you to celebrate it in the Winelands.
Sat 4 Apr 2015
Ken Forrester Vineyards, Corner Winery Road & R44, Stellenbosch
time:
cost: R60 for 6 wines
Taste,Trade
Helderberg

7 Things to do at Spier this Easter Weekend

From delicious farm-style meals and fun in the cellar to stays in our hotel, make the most of the Easter weekend at Spier with a whole host of activities.
Sun 5 Apr 2015
Spier
time:
Eat,Sleep,Do,Taste,Wine
Stellenbosch

Delectable Easter Feast at Lanzerac Hotel & Spa

Hop on over to Lanzerac Hotel & Spa, situated in the Stellenbosch Winelands, for a delicious Easter lunch on Sunday, 5 April.
Sun 5 Apr 2015
Lanzerac Hotel & Spa
time:
cost: refer to details
Eat,Do

Easter Sunday at Dornier

With great weather predicted for Easter weekend, the Bodega team is looking forward to serving Chef Daniel George’s special 3 course menu, created just for Easter Sunday, as you sit overlooking the majestic Stellenbosch Mountains.
Sun 5 Apr 2015
Dornier Wines Estate, Blaauwklippen Road, Stellenbosch
time: 12:00
cost: R325
Eat,Do

7 Things to do at Spier this Easter Weekend

From delicious farm-style meals and fun in the cellar to stays in our hotel, make the most of the Easter weekend at Spier with a whole host of activities.
Mon 6 Apr 2015
Spier
time:
Eat,Sleep,Do,Taste,Wine
Stellenbosch

Ken Forrester Easter Wine Hunt

Easter Weekend is a family affair and we invite you to celebrate it in the Winelands.
Mon 6 Apr 2015
Ken Forrester Vineyards, Corner Winery Road & R44, Stellenbosch
time:
cost: R60 for 6 wines
Taste,Trade
Helderberg

Leopard's Leap Cooking Classes - Spanish Seafood

Be transported to Europe and explore the Spanish fish markets of San Sebastian, cooking seafood and chorizo in the most flavoursome of tomato sauces.
Tue 7 Apr 2015
Leopard's Leap Family Vineyards, Franschhoek Valley
time: 09h30 / 18h00
cost: R650
Eat,Do
Franschhoek

Wines of the World Course

Step into the international world of wines and broaden your international wine knowledge. Explore the world’s wine regions and discover the interesting wines that they produce. From France to Australia and the Americas, you will be able to compare their wines against ours!
Tue 7 Apr 2015 to Mon 11 May 2015
Cape Wine Academy, DGB, 724, 16th Road, Midrand
time: 18h30
cost: R2850
Do,Taste,Learn,Wine,Trade
Gauteng

Rootstock Meeting - Thurs 9 April 2015 - The Somm Session

Presented by the South African Sommelier Association ...
Thu 9 Apr 2015
L'Avenir Wine Estate
time: 18h00
cost: R50
Do,Learn,Wine,Trade
Stellenbosch

Live Music Evening at Avontuur Estate

The popular FREE live music evenings at Avontuur is back on Friday, 10 April with gorgeous singer-songwriter Emma van Heyn booked to entertain the crowd.
Fri 10 Apr 2015
Avontuur Estate, R44, Somerset West
time: 17h00
cost: Free
Do
Helderberg