upcoming events 

Blaauwklippen Markets this August

Keeping it warm in the heart of winter. We at the market would first of all like to thank everyone who has supported us throughout this winter. We received good feedback from guests about the improvements regarding the winter setup.

Groote Post Country Market

Groote Post invites you to put some spring in your step, and head out to the Darling Hills, for their first monthly market of the new season.

Steam train day trip to Spier

Travel in a wooden vintage coach dating from 1922 and visit one of the oldest wine farms in South Africa, Spier.

Certificate Wine Course

An in-depth course on South African wine which covers viticulture, winemaking, distillation, fortification, sweet and sparkling wines. This course consists of 7 lectures.

Meet the Winemaker Dinner at Alto

Alto, the iconic red wine producer in the Golden Triangle outside Stellenbosch, appointed Winemaker, Bertho van der Westhuizen, to take over the reins from his well-known father, Schalk, on the first of May 2015. Bertho is only the fifth winemaker at Alto in nearly a century.

Leopard's Leap Cooking Classes - Harvest Table at Home

Is the Leopard’s Leap Rotisserie your family’s favourite restaurant? In this cooking class Chef Pieter shares a few of his secrets, enabling you to cook some of the Rotisserie and Harvest table favourites at home!

Nobu Cape Town's Wine & Dine with Hartenberg Estate

Nobu Cape Town has conjured up a magical feast for the senses with the announcement of its programme of elegant dining events for 2015.

UnWined Wine Appreciation Course - Stellenbosch

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.

Wine and Food Workshop

The Wine and Food course focuses on food & wine combinations & its effect on taste. It is very informative and a lot of fun to follow. After a total-immersion workshop in which you participate, you have a jolly good idea of how to go about selecting a wine to go with a specific dish, you will also be able to partner wines and food with much more sa

Burgers and Blends at Spier

Ever dreamt of being a winemaker? Try your hand at blending your own wine inspired by the award-winning Spier Creative Block 3 blend.

Celebrate our Heritage at Allee Bleue

Join us at Allée Bleue Estate for our once-a-month Themed Pop-Up Event with Traditional Cuisine, Craft Beer, Award-Winning Wines and Live Entertainment.

Celebrate the arrival of Spring at Benguela Cove

To celebrate the arrival of Spring, Benguela Cove will be celebrating the weekend with cheeseboards, wine and music on Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th September. Come and join us relax, unwind and enjoy a glass of wine or a chocolate and wine pairing whilst listening to the sounds of live music drifting across the lagoon. Spectacular views guaranteed.

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.

Green Fair

Celebrate Spring! A local green fair for conscious and curious individuals and families.

Join Allee Bleue for a Bavarian Pop-Up

On the first Saturday of every month we have our Bavarian and Beer Garden Pop-Up event so come and join us for this fantastic occasion!

Mangaung Wine Festival 2015

The Free State will come alive in September on the 5th and 6th 2015, when wine enthusiasts and foodies come together at the inaugural Mangaung Wine & Food Festival, to be hosted at the Bloemfontein Botanical Gardens.This 2-day event will be a platform for wine merchants, local outlets and establishments to exhibit, and showcase their variety of win

Spier Farmers' Market

A celebration of sustainable practices, the Spier Farmers’ Market has locally grown fresh fruit and heirloom vegetables for sale.

The South African Wine Course - Day 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.