August 2017

Franschhoek Uncorked 2017

The Franschhoek Uncorked Festival, which takes place over the weekend of 16 and 17 September, is the perfect excuse to bid Winter farewell and embrace the splendor of Spring, as your taste buds are treated to a plethora of superb wines from one of SA’s premier wine destinations. Sample new releases wines as well as a handful […]

Freshlyground at The Franschhoek Cellar

James Stewart chats “Off the Record” with Freshly Ground…………. 1. “Doo be doo” and your fantastic new hit “Banana Republic” respectively convey the hope and celebration of a new country in getting to stand in line to vote for the first time –  and the frustration of a nation 20 years later. FreshlyGround is clearly […]


In celebration of National Heritage Day, also known as ‘Braai Day’, we are hosting a special open-air Ox Roast Farm Feast in front Boschendal’s historic Manor House. The farm feast lunch will be at a long communal table under the oaks with a festive, harvest style atmosphere. Most of the food will be prepared on open fires by […]