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The 2015 Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay, promises fun activities for the whole family – and golf enthusiasts should remember to pack their clubs. Keen golfers will have the opportunity to play in the Momentum Grape Golf Challenge at the world-class De Zalze Golf Estate, just outside of Stellenbosch, in aid of charity.
Fri 30 Jan 2015
De Zalze Golf Estate, R44, Stellenbosch
time: 06h00
cost: R5000 per four-ball
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The annual Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay will again serve to highlight the superb food and wine offerings; and for the duration of the 10-day festival from 24 January to 1 February, festival-goers will get to experience an incredible journey of delicious food, accompanied by some of the best wines of the world.
Fri 30 Jan 2015 to Sun 1 Feb 2015
Dornier Wines, Upper Blaauwklippen Road, Stellenbosch
time: 16h00
cost: R250 per couple
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Stellenbosch
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The annual Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay will again serve to highlight the superb food and wine offerings; and for the duration of the 10-day festival from 24 January to 1 February, festival-goers will get to experience an incredible journey of delicious food, accompanied by some of the best wines of the world.
Fri 30 Jan 2015
Le Bonheur, R44 towards Paarl
time: 18h30
cost: R50 per person
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Stellenbosch
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The Twelve Apostles Hotel commences its monthly 2015 Food & Wine Pairing series in Azure Restaurant on a healthy note: on Friday 30 January 2015 Executive Chef Christo Pretorius and Avondale owner Johnathan Grieve will present a special vegetarian menu paired with a selection of Avondale’s naturally-made, organic certified slow wines.
Fri 30 Jan 2015
The Twelve Apostles Hotel, Victoria Road, Camps Bay
time: 19h30
cost: R545 per person
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Join Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate in Franschhoek for an Italian inspired evening of food, wine and song with world-class entertainment by Pasta e Basta and their passionate group of operatic singers from The Netherlands, on Friday, 30 January 2015.
Fri 30 Jan 2015
The Resturant, Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate Franschhoek
time: 18h30
cost: R495
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Franschhoek
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Bring your blanket and picnic basket and join us for a lovely evening under the stars ...
Fri 30 Jan 2015
Le Bonheur, R44 between Stellenbosch and Paarl
time: 19h30
cost: R50 per person
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Stellenbosch
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Sporting a new format and venue, the country’s oldest wine festival will take place over three days from Friday, 30 January to Sunday, 1 February at the Coetzenburg Sport Grounds. Visitors to the Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay will experience the very best of what Stellenbosch has to offer.
Fri 30 Jan 2015 to Sun 1 Feb 2015
Coetzenburg Sports Grounds, Coetzenburg Road, Stellenbosch, Cape Town
time:
cost: R170
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The Flying Dakota's "we love music" presented by Sundowner Picnic Concerts ...
Fri 30 Jan 2015
Stellenzicht Vineyards, Stellenbosch
time: 18h30 - 20h30
cost: R45 entrance
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Stellenbosch
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Barrels of fun, family time to kick-start the 2015 harvest ...
Sat 31 Jan 2015 to Sun 1 Feb 2015
Delheim Estate
time: 12h00
cost: R285
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Less than an hour’s drive from Cape Town you’ll find the family owned wine estate, Jason’s Hill Private Cellar, which is also the venue for a not-to-be missed concert by well known SA performers Flooze, Snotkop and Robbie Wessels with his band, scheduled for Saturday.
Sat 31 Jan 2015
Jason''s Hill Private Cellar
time: 17h30
cost: R170 per person
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The Pick n Pay Women’s Walk is a 5km fun walk to raise funds for the PinkDrive association who provides free breast cancer screening and education to women in underprivileged communities around South Africa.
Sat 31 Jan 2015
Coetzenburg Sports Grounds
time: 07h00
cost: R50 (Adult) | R25 (Child)
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Stellenbosch
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Kickstart the New Year and head off to Hartenberg Wine Estate in the picture perfect Stellenbosch Winelands for the annual Riesling & Rarities Rock Festival, which takes place on Saturday, 31 January 2015. Taste the finest flagship Rieslings from South Africa’s top wine producers paired with gourmet deli fare.
Sat 31 Jan 2015
Hartenberg Wine Estate
time: 12pm to 5pm
cost: R120 per person
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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.
Sat 31 Jan 2015
Klapmuts Road, Stellenbosch
time: 07h45
cost: R1350 per person
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The Momentum Grape MTB Ride is a great family event for all outdoor enthusiasts who would like to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Stellenbosch.
Sun 1 Feb 2015
Coetzenburg Sports Grounds
time: 06h00
cost: R100
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Stellenbosch
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Well-known Franschhoek chef, Chris Erasmus is an expert butcher and in this class, he will teach you how to debone whole cuts in a few simple steps.
Tue 3 Feb 2015
Leopard's Leap Family Vineyards, Franschhoek Valley
time: 09h30
cost: R650 per person
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Franschhoek
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A short course on garagiste wine making presented by the Department of Viticulture and Oenology at Stellenbosch University.
Fri 6 Feb 2015 to Sun 8 Feb 2015
JH Neethling Building, Victoria Street, Stellenbosch
time: 18h00
cost: R3200
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Stellenbosch
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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 7 Feb 2015
Spier Tasting Room
time: 18h00
cost: R195
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Stellenbosch
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Summer is here! Join the Franschhoek Vignerons at the annual Summer Wines Festival.
Sat 7 Feb 2015
Leopard's Leap Family Vineyards
time: 12h00
cost: R120
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Franschhoek
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The Robertson Wine Valley will again welcome the public with open arms for a magical two months of harvesting from 7 February until 29 March 2014 with its Hands-on-Harvest Festival.
Sat 7 Feb 2015 to Sun 29 Mar 2015
Robertson
time: 09h00
cost: Various
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Robertson
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Travel by train to visit Spier, one of the oldest wine farms in the Cape Winelands. Upon arrival, taste five wines, visit the Eagle Encounters and enjoy lunch at our farm to table restaurant, Eight. Spend the day relaxing on the banks of the Eerste River and exploring our Protea gardens and historic buildings.
Sun 8 Feb 2015
Spier
time: 09h00
cost: R390
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Stellenbosch
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