Winter Wine Festival wineries signing up!
12 June 2012 by Winter Wine Festival
The 8th Winter Wine Festival at High Street Shopping Village in Durbanville takes place from Thursday, 21 June to Saturday, 23 June and offers visitors a selection of wines to taste and buy, hand-made food items and fresh produce, two food courts, live music and free access to the wine theatre presented by The Cape Wine Academy.
“For the first time this year we are including wines from Chile and Italy as well as creating a market atmosphere with our food exhibitors. Visitors are encouraged to relax at the festival and with the regular wine theatre presentations, live music and food courts, we hope they will,” says Elize Walters, PR and Marketing Manager of Propergation Estates, presenters of the Festival.
Nearly 35 wineries and 20 food stalls make this the place to be during the cold winter months. Although predominantly red wines, ports, brandies and dessert wines are presented for tasting in keeping with the theme, many wineries include bubblies and white wines. On-site sales are encouraged and storage areas are offered from where purchases can easily be transferred to the parking areas.
Ticket prices are R80 pp when bought on-line and R90 pp at the door. Pensioners’ and group tickets (10+) cost R70 pp. Tickets are available at from 1 May or at the door during the festival.
Round Table Durbanville are the beneficiaries.
For more information visit . www.winterwinefestival.co.za
Some of the participating wineries are: Arniston Bay, Asara, Avontuur Estate, Bilton, Bovlei,Durbanville Hills, Groenland, Groot Constantia, Hidden Valley, Landskroon, Meerendal, Oranjeriver Cellars, Perdeberg, Solms-Delta, Vergenoegd, Zevenwacht with more to finalise their spots soon.
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