upcoming events 

Biodynamic Luncheon

Enjoy a 3-course, duck-inspired, menu created and prepared by Chef Michel Morand, of Bistro Michel, paired to perfection with Avondale’s extraordinary wines approved by Mother Nature in a beautiful, relaxed setting.Avondale’s Proprietor, Johnathan Grieve will offer a cherished and entertaining explanation of Biodynamic practices and its uses.

Drakenstein Animal Rescue Dog Walk & Fun Day at Rhebokskloof

This event has been postponed from the 3rd of May and will now take place on 24 May 2015.

Certificate Wine Course - 3 Day

The course consists of 7 X 2 ½ hour lectures (1hr lecture & 1½ hr tutored tasting). Successful completion of the South African Wine Course or Front of House Course is aprerequisite to register for this course.

Grande Provence wines at the Buxtons wine tasting

For Grande Provence wine lovers in and around Durban, Karl Lambour will present the latest Grande Provence wines at the Buxtons wine tasting on Thursday, 28 May 2015 at La Cave Liquor in La Lucia Mall, Umhlanga.

Lourensford White Cellar-Bration 2015

Come and join us in tasting the exciting 2015 vintage Sauvignon blanc and Chardonnay from the tanks and barrels as presented by Cellar Master, Hannes Nel, and his team of winemakers.

Gauteng Oyster Wine and Food Festival

The 10th Oyster, Wine & Food Festival takes place right here at Gauteng's favourite spot – Montecasino! The event is an established firm favourite crowned as Gauteng's largest Oyster Festival and it promises to deliver 65 000 succulent oysters flown in from Knysna, 300 different wines from 32 wines estates, gallons of beer aplenty and gourmet food.

Lanzerac “Playing with Pinotage” at The Demo Kitchen

Join Lanzerac Wine Estate winemaker, Wynand Lategan for an exclusive collaborative wine and food pairing dinner at The Demo Kitchen on Friday, 29 May, for an indulgent evening of superb Lanzerac Pinotage.

Delheim Wild Mushroom Weekends

Rare foraging excursions on offer at this legendary wine farm

Feast of Shiraz & Charcuterie

Shiraz and Charcuterie; a culinary match made in heaven! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to experience these taste sensations at this year’s Feast of Shiraz & Charcuterie hosted by Hartenberg Wine Estate.

Lourensford White Cellar-Bration 2015

Come and join us in tasting the exciting 2015 vintage Sauvignon blanc and Chardonnay from the tanks and barrels as presented by Cellar Master, Hannes Nel, and his team of winemakers.

Steenberg Sauvignon Blanc Odyssey

This year's Sauvignon Blanc Odyssey raises the stakes as we get competitive. We have always wondered how our Sauvignon Blanc would fair against New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc from Marlborough - thought to be the best Sauvignon Blanc in the world.

The South African Wine Course

Introduction to the wonders of wine - for everyone who wants to learn more about this fascinating subject! Wine knowledge is an asset whether you are pursuing a hobby or enhancing your knowledge for a career.

Wines of the World Tasting Series: Portugal

We’ve had a great time over the last year as we went around the world, exploring various wine regions that we felt had some connection to Malgas. The last in our series of ‘educating Christine’ will be held on Saturday 30 May, this time at the winery in Malgas.

Winter Pancake and Wine Pairings at Uitkyk's Manor House

Uitkyk is the wine estate to visit this winter; following the success of last year’s series, the estate has released the 2015 dates for their popular pancake and wine pairings.