what's on in the South African winelands

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The Vaal River Meander Wine Route, celebrates its 11th year and is perfectly positioned to be a charming reprieve from the humdrum of the winter blues. The Vaal River Meander Wine Route is on every Saturday and Sunday and Public Holiday from midday to 18h00.
Sat 12 Jul 2014 to Sun 17 Aug 2014
Vaal River
time: 12h00
cost: Various
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The second FNB Free State Wine Show takes place on 31 July and 1 August at Leopards and Lace in Bloemfontein. The FNB Free State Wine Show is presented by well-known wine authority Michael Fridjhon and the team which organises the country’s premier national and regional wine festivals.
Thu 31 Jul 2014 to Sat 2 Aug 2014
Leopards and Lace9 Sterling Avenue, Spitskop, Langenhoven Park, Bloemfontein
time: 17h00
cost: R130
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Johannesburg will be transformed into the city of culinary gold when the Good Food & Wine Show celebrates the latest trends, top celebrity chefs and culinary excellence at the Coca-Cola Dome, 31 July - 3 August 2014.
Thu 31 Jul 2014 to Sun 3 Aug 2014
The Coca-Cola Dome, Northumberland Ave, Johannesburg
cost: TBA
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The Goatshed Restaurant at Fairview Wine and Cheese Farm is delighted to announce that their food and wine pairing evenings is back by popular demand this winter.
Fri 8 Aug 2014
Fairview Wine & Cheese Farm, Paarl
time: 19h00
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Wine lovers with a soft spot for Shiraz will be pleased to hear that Shiraz SA is back with their 6th annual Shiraz Showcase in August, sponsored by Berthomieu. This extremely popular event will be presented on Friday 1st August, for the fourth year running, at the Vineyard Hotel in Claremont from 18h00 - 21h00.
Fri 1 Aug 2014
Vineyard Hotel, Claremont, Summerhouse & Camphor Conference Venues, 60 Colinton Road, Cape Town
time: 17h30
cost: R120
Cape Town
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Introduction to the wonders of wine, topics encompass wine styles and the effect of wine on the taste of food; vineyard and winemaking practices and how they contribute to making a quality wine. There is a tutored tasting at each of the presentations.
Sat 2 Aug 2014
St James Hotel, Umhlanga, KwaZulu Natal
time: 07h45
cost: R1250
KwaZulu Natal
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Spend a fun, interactive morning learning from the professionals...
Sat 2 Aug 2014
The Bakery at Jordan
time: 08h30
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Winelands Bridal Fair, the Cape’s most renowned bridal show, is happening for the 4th year at the beautiful Spier Wine Farm.
Sat 2 Aug 2014 to Sun 3 Aug 2014
Spier Wine Farm
time: 09h00 - 17h00
cost: R80 per person
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Test your taste, and fly to the World Wine Tasting Championship in France
Sat 2 Aug 2014
Hilton Cape Town Centre Hotel, Cape Town
time: 10h30 to 17h00
cost: R250 Prepaid or R350 Door
Cape Town
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Join us for a casual late afternoon of burgers and blends with our red winemaker, Johan Jordaan.
Sat 2 Aug 2014
Wine Tasting at Spier Wine Farm
time: 16h30 for 17h00
cost: R175 per person
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Die Burger MTB Challenge will take place for the ninth year in 2014 in Stellenbosch on Saturday 2 August and are expected to hit a record amount of 5000 riders.
Sat 2 Aug 2014
Eikestad Primary School, Stellenbosch
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Bring the kids and round up a group of friends for a sublime day of wine tasting, gourmet food and live music at the beautiful outdoor setting of Kievits Kroon Country Estate, during the annual Robertson Wine Valley Festival over the weekend of 2 and 3 August 2014.
Sat 2 Aug 2014 to Sun 3 Aug 2014
Plot 41, Reier Road, Kameeldrift-East, Pretoria, South Africa
time: 10h00
cost: R180 - R320
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Every Sunday from July until end of August ...
Sun 3 Aug 2014
Delheim Estate, Knorhoek Road, Stellenbosch
time: 12h30
cost: R185
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For more than ten years now, the Cape Wine Academy has been offering this basic Wine & Food course focusing on food & wine combinations & its effect on taste. It is a very informative course & also a lot of fun to follow.
Tue 5 Aug 2014
Nietvoorbij Campus, Stellenbosch
time: 18h00
cost: R395

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Join us every Wednesday evening starting 16 July for an eight-week journey on which you will discover the food and culture of countries from around the world.
Wed 6 Aug 2014
Durbanville Hills Cellar
time: 18h30 for 19h00
cost: R280 per person
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6 Unique Events showcasing the best of Hidden Valley’s handcrafted wines and Overture’s braai delights.
Mon 11 Aug 2014
Hidden Valley Wines, T4 Route, Off Annandale Road, R44, Stellenbosch
cost: Various
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Wine-lovers will be given a rare chance to taste and buy older vintages of wines made on the Simonsig Estate, one of Stellenbosch’s best-known and lauded wine farms.
Sat 16 Aug 2014
Simonsig Wine Estate
time: 11h00
cost: R150 per person
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