Wine & Dine

Cavalli Wine & Stud Farm

Cavalli Restaurant Offers Outstanding Value This Winter

Cavalli Restaurant is offering an enticing, pocket friendly, 6-course Father’s Day lunch menu at R600 per person for this Sunday, 16 June 2019. Five years after opening to the public, Cavalli Estate in the Stellenbosch winelands has evolved into a versatile lifestyle destination deftly combining food, wine and art. ‘Cavalli’ may be the Italian word for ‘horses’, […]

To Heck With the Weather! Franschhoek’s Winter Festivals and Activities

The sun may be hiding behind the clouds but the Franschhoek Wine Valley remains a rich, diverse, and deeply enchanting place to visit all year around. Winter food and wine festivals, fun family activities, and food-lovers workshops are a dime a dozen in the French Corner so to heck with the weather: let’s have a […]

Umami Tasting at The Bistro LR

Awaken your senses with new Umami tasting at Grande Provence

Experience an exciting savoury twist to exploring wine in the Franschhoek valley with the all new Umami tasting at The Bistro at Grande Provence. Umami, a pleasant savoury taste considered the 5thbasic taste after sweet, sour, salty and bitter, melds beautifully with Grande Provence wines. The Umami wine tasting pairs three wines with flavourful savoury […]

Taj Cape Town Bombay Brasserie


Expansion, new menu items and a totally upgraded space will create the newest and finest Indian cuisine in the Mother City   Bombay Brasserie, Taj Cape Town’s signature fine dining restaurant, which offers exceptional and authentic Indian cuisine, is being expanded and given a major redesign.  While dining at Bombay Brasserie will be suspended during […]


Nederburg Wins Dessert Wine Trophy at 2019 Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show

Nederburg, the Paarl winery that pioneered the making of noble late harvest wines in South Africa, has won the Old Mutual Trophy for Best Dessert Wine (Unfortified) at the 2019 Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show. The trophy was earned for The Winemasters Noble Late Harvest 2018.     Now in its 18th year, this Old Mutual Trophy […]

Alto Wine Estate 100 year winemaking

Alto Marks a Century of Winemaking Heritage

ALTO WINE ESTATE celebrates 100 years of winemaking this year. More than a milestone, the occasion recalls the proud story of a Stellenbosch champion and the people who have made it so. Few wineries ever attain, and retain, the level of trust Alto has. It is enjoyed around the world whether at fine dining restaurants or […]

Franschhoek Mother’s Day breakaway at Grande Provence

  Treat your mom like a queen this Mother’s Day and spoil her with a Franschhoek breakaway and elegant luncheon at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate on Sunday, 12 May 2019. The Restaurant at Grande Provence is going all out with a three course set menu including a glass of bubbly on arrival and a […]

All Roads lead to the Old Road Wine Co.

At the Old Road Wine Co. you’ll find a friendly fat man inviting you in for a delicious meal, a blacksmith with impeccable taste, a smous ready to assist you with whatever you may need, a postman taking you on a journey of discovery and a gentle Anemos breeze keeping you company while you peer […]

Grande Provence introduces Heritage Menu

Grande Provence, the landmark 1694 Heritage Wine Estate in Franschhoek, has gone back to its culinary roots with a new Heritage Tasting Menu. Prepared by Marvin Robyn, the passionate young head chef who is bringing new energy to The Restaurant at Grande Provence, the Heritage Tasting Menu is available exclusively to dinner guests. The menu […]

Dining in “The Studio @ Café BonBon”

Chef Archie and Dominique, the new managerial couple at Café BonBon, would love to welcome you for dinner, wine and music in the beautiful dining room “The Studio”. Originally from Scotland, chef Archie has trained and lived in countries around the world and will be presenting a three course A’ La Carte menu. For starters […]