What's on along the Stellenbosch Wine Routes (from 09/03/2018)

It’s Autumn and although our mornings are cool and fresh, we are still enjoying beautiful sunny days. So there is no excuse not to explore and discover, play, savour and taste and enjoy.

Here are a few things we are looking forward to over the weekend.

WINE TASTINGS AT DE WARENMARK – SIMON WINE BAR

Firstly, did you know that De Warenmarkt served only wines from Stellenbosch producers? Yes, they are #Proudly Stellenbosch and we love that, so we are presenting daily tastings themed by sub route. You still have a chance to taste wines from the Simonsberg Sub Route today (Thurs, 8 March) and Helderberg-Stellenbosch (Friday, 9 March) from 17h00 to 19h00. On Saturday morning (10h00 till 12h00) we are ending on a high note with some MCC tastings by Simonsig, Louisvale and Thelema.

When?  Thursday, 8 March to Saturday, 10 March
What time? 17h00 to 19h00 on Thursday and Friday and 10h00 to 12h00 on Saturday
Where? SIMON Wine Bar, De Warenmarkt, Stellenbosch
How Much? R100 buys you a #ThinkQuality #DrinkStellenbosch glass and tastings by the participating producers
Where do I get a ticket?  Swing by SIMON and buy your ticket at the door.

MIDDELVLEI STEAKBRAAI AND LIVE MUSIC

Middelvlei – home of Boerebraai – is celebrating the harvest by hosting their popular Steakbraai and Golden Oldies music performed live, this Friday. Feast on Steak & Concertina potatoes, Potbrood, Green Salad and round it all off with a glass of delicious Middelvlei wine, coffee and something sweet in the end.

Who can say no to great food, excellent wine, live music and special company making this an evening to remember. Heaps of fun with Grape stomping, Barrel rolling and Cork spitting for young and old to enjoy!

When?  Friday, 9 March
What time?  18H30
Where? Middelvlei Wine Estate, Flamingo Road, Stellenbosch
How Much? R170 per person
Where do I get a ticket?  Reserve your seats at 021 883 2565 | info@middelvlei.co.za

Image by I See A Different You

HARVEST TOUR EXPERIENCE AT JORDAN WINE ESTATE

So this is not happening on the weekend but still well worth a visit to Jordan Wine Estate.

If you want to find out more about the harvest and experience activities in the cellar cellar, taste juice and fermenting wines from tank, taste additional wines outside on the terrace, look no further than Jordan Wine Estate at the end of the Stellenbosch Kloof Road.

Included: Guided tour, and tastings
Exclusions: Meals, soft drinks, by the bottle purchases, by the glass purchases, merchandise.
What to Wear: PLEASE WEAR CLOSED SHOES FOR CELLAR ENTRY.

When?  Monday to Friday till end of March
What time?  09h30 till 10h30
Where? Jordan Wine Estate, Stellenbosch Kloof Road, Stellenbosch
How Much? R180 per person
Where do I get a ticket?  https://secure.activitybridge.com/book?action=book&activityid=4837&lang=en

Image by Mike Eloff

Let’s raise our glasses and cheers the weekend, lazy autumn days and many glasses of great wine.

And for the rest of the time - Let's #ThinkQuality & #DrinkDtellenbosch

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