Wine & Dine

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 […]

A New Jewel for Spice Route

Chefs extraordinaire Liam Tomlin and Neil Jewell have joined forces in a new venture – Jewells – which is set to open at Spice Route in Paarl, taking over the space previously occupied by Bertus Basson. The new restaurant will showcase the talents of charcuterie king and much-loved chef Neil Jewell together with his super-talented, […]

Wine Wednesdays at Boschendal

Offering respite from the work week, the newly launched Wine Wednesdays at The Werf Bar, hero a different estate wine each week. Newly refurbished, this sumptuous space with its 14 metre tufted velvet banquette, fringed lounge chairs and marble top bar is the perfect backdrop. Hosted by Boschendal’s cellar masters and sommelier Wayve Kolevsohn, patrons […]

5 ways to celebrate New Years in the winelands

We have rounded up a few options to celebrate New Years Eve THE WERF RESTAURANT AT BOSCHENDAL Swing into the New year by celebrating with jazz music and MCC. The evening will be 1940’s themed and guests are invited to dress up if they wish. GRANDE PROVENCE Bid farewell to 2018 with a lavish New […]

Grande Provence wishes guests a happy New Year!

Please join us for our Summer highlights including our GRANDE COUNTRY PICNIC-Enjoy a delicious and relaxing country-style picnic under majestic oaks in beautifully landscaped gardens. Baskets are filled with Heirloom garden salad, stone fruit, chevin, fynbos & honey dressing, Estate made hummus, Dalewood camembert, preserves & crispies, Fresh seasonal fruits, Farm baked bread, salted butter, […]

Great reasons to head to Mont Rochelle this summer

With beautiful views and extensive grounds, the summer is one of the best times to experience Mont Rochelle. Taste of MIKO: Experience our most-loved dishes with the new ‘Taste of Miko’ menu. Available for lunch or dinner, this 5-course feast, curated by Miko’s Head Chef, Shane Louw showcases South African and International dishes that the […]

Grande Provence Harvest Festival is a barrel of family fun

February is harvest time in the winelands and the perfect time for Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate to roll out the barrel for their annual Harvest Festival in Franschhoek on Saturday, 23 February 2019 Get ready to pick and stomp grapes with the whole family to the jovial beat of the Kaapse Klopse in the […]