what's on in the South African winelands


upcoming events 

Celebrate the arts in collaboration with De Kreeft Stamkafee at Saronsberg Theatre.
Sat 1 Mar 2014 to Wed 31 Dec 2014
Saronsberg Theatre, Tulbagh
time:
cost: R1500
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Tulbagh
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Join us for an exquisite three-course lunch or dinner in The Jonkershuis, created by our renowned Executive Chef, Darren Badenhorst, for just R355.00 per person*.
Thu 1 May 2014 to Tue 30 Sep 2014
The Jonkershuis at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate
time:
cost: R355
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Stellenbosch
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A thought-provoking Cape Town exhibition, Design & Making [the story of food], traces the evolution of craft and design through food - in particular, the vessels used for its preservation, storage, packaging and distribution.
Wed 14 May 2014 to Sun 12 Oct 2014
Iziko Good Hope Gallery, Castle of Good Hope, Buitenkant Street, Cape Town
time: 09h00
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Cape Town
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Chef Brad Ball and his team invite your taste buds to tour Italy.
Mon 2 Jun 2014 to Wed 31 Dec 2014
Bistro Sixteen82
time:
cost: R120 per person
Eat,Sleep,Do,Taste,Shop,Tour,Wine
Cape Town
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Every Saturday, either Achim von Arnim or his son, Takuan von Arnim, treat guests to the ultimate in wine theatre.
Sat 21 Jun 2014 to Wed 31 Dec 2014
Haute Cabriere Tasting Room, Franschhoek
time: 11h00
cost: R60
Do,Taste,Tour,Wine,Trade
Franschhoek
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Step into the international world of wine and broaden your international wine knowledge. Four modules consisting of 7 lectures each. This 2 year course details the wine regions of the Old and New World with relevant subject tastings.
Tue 12 Aug 2014 to Tue 28 Oct 2014
Nietvoorbij Campus, Stellenbosch
time: 18h00
cost: R4995

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Step into the international world of wine and broaden your international wine knowledge.Four modules consisting of 7 lectures each. This 2 year course details the wine regions of the Old and New World with relevant subject tastings. The Certificate wine course is a pre-requisite to attend.
Wed 13 Aug 2014 to Wed 29 Oct 2014
Cape Town
time: 18h00
cost: R4995

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If you have completed Diploma Module 1, come traveling with us! Our fourth Diploma module transports us to the wine regions of the New World.
Wed 13 Aug 2014 to Wed 29 Oct 2014
Nietvoorbij Campus, Stellenbosch
time: 18h00
cost: R4995

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If you have completed Diploma Module 1, come traveling with us! Our fourth Diploma module transports us to the wine regions of the New World.
Thu 14 Aug 2014 to Thu 30 Oct 2014
Cape Town
time: 18h00
cost: R4995

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The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) offers the only internationally recognised wine courses in SA. WSET courses are the first choice not only for anyone looking to build a career in wine or hospitality, but are also perfect for all enthusiastic wine lovers wanting to increase their knowledge through the world's foremost wine education today.
Wed 27 Aug 2014 to Wed 8 Oct 2014
Warwick Wine Estate, Stellenbosch
time: 0900
cost: R10,900
Do,Learn
Stellenbosch
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Specialist short courses to warm your way through Winter!
Mon 1 Sep 2014 to Wed 19 Nov 2014
The Hurst Campus, Backsberg Estate, Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Paarl
time:
cost: R15 000.00 p/p
Eat,Do,Learn
Paarl
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An in-depth course on South African wine which covers viticulture, winemaking, distillation, fortification, sweet and sparkling wines. This course consists of 7 lectures which are conducted in the evening. There is a theory and tasting examination. The South African Wine course or the Front of House
Tue 2 Sep 2014 to Tue 18 Nov 2014
Cape Town
time: 18h00
cost: R2995

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We will be hosting fun wine workshops every Tuesday from September until end November. Different themes and wines for every class.
Tue 2 Sep 2014 to Tue 25 Nov 2014
De Grendel Wine Estate, 112 Plattekloof Rd, Plattekloof
time: 17h30
cost: R150 per person
Do,Taste,Wine
Cape Town
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An in-depth course on South African wine which covers viticulture, winemaking, distillation, fortification, sweet and sparkling wines. This course consists of 7 lectures which are conducted in the evenings. There is a theory and tasting examination.
Thu 4 Sep 2014 to Tue 18 Nov 2014
Nietvoorbij Campus, Stellenbosch
time: 18h00
cost: R2995
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TOKARA has much to celebrate in September. With the coming of spring, this unique winery releases its new vintages to the public at its annual Gala event – among them the highly acclaimed TOKARA Director’s Reserve wines, Reserve collection and Limited Release wines – and at the same time launches its annual selection of “Wine Made Art” for viewing.
Thu 11 Sep 2014 to Sat 31 Jan 2015
Tokara Wine Estate
time: 09h00 - 17h00
cost: 0
Eat,Do,Wine
Stellenbosch
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An in-depth course on South African wine which covers viticulture, winemaking, distillation, fortification, sweet and sparkling wines. This course consists of 7 lectures which are conducted over 3 Saturdays. There is a theory and tasting examination.
Sat 13 Sep 2014 to Sat 27 Sep 2014
St James on Venice Hotel, Umhlanga, Kwa2wqaZulu Natal
time: 07h45
cost: R3500

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The courses offer a great setting to share any questions you have ever wanted to ask about what’s in your glass or how it actually got there. In addition, this is a wonderfully sociable and relaxed way for wine lovers to get together and of enjoy a large range of proudly South African wines.
Tue 16 Sep 2014 to Tue 14 Oct 2014
Vineyard Hotel, 60 Colinton Road, Newlands, Cape Town
time: 18h00
cost: R750
Do,Taste,Learn,Wine
Cape Town
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Fine-tune your baking skills and learn more about the traditional and critical techniques of baking, lining tarts and turning out perfect pastries.
Wed 17 Sep 2014
Leopard's Leap Family Vineyards, Franschhoek Valley
time: 09h00
cost: R650 per person
Eat,Do,Taste,Learn,Wine,Trade
Franschhoek
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Steenberg Farm is bringing back its celebrated Movie Nights from May.
Wed 17 Sep 2014
Bistro Sixteen82
time: 19h00
cost: R190
Do,Wine
Cape Town
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Mozart and Cape Town Opera take on the majestic winelands when a special preview of the master’s Le Nozze di Figaro is held in the Cuvée Restaurant on Simonsig Wine Estate on Thursday, 18 September.
Thu 18 Sep 2014
Cuvée Restaurant, Simonsig Wine Estate
time:
cost: R500
Eat,Taste,Wine
Stellenbosch
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