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The South African wine growing region, Hemel-en-Aarde, needs no introduction. Situated a shell’s throw from the beautiful coastal town of Hermanus, this prestigious region in the Walker Bay district produces site specific wines of excellence. Divided into three distinct appellations, namely Hemel-…
The popular Hope @ Paul Cluver Summer Concert Series is back, and tickets to the stellar line up of artists are selling out fast! Music enthusiasts will once again get the opportunity to catch some of SA’s top artists in action from December 2017 through to February 2018.   The Hope @ Paul…
Add a pinch of salt and a dash of wine to make up the ingredients for a winning recipe also known as SALT at Paul Cluver, the latest venture from legendary chefs Craig Cormack and Beau du Toit. Set to open to the public on 13 December the intimate yet cozy restaurant will be spearheaded by Mechell…
The new solo show by Donna Mckellar opens at ManzArt in Franschhoek 24/11/2017 The new shift of thought has become strikingly evident in Mckellar’s stylistic technique: peaceful, painless and serene landscapes with perfect lighting have now evolved into fragmented, unsettling landscapes that evoke…
Barnardt Boyes Wines have been born from the collaboration between two old university friends, Neels Barnardt and John Boyes. Neels has spent many years in the wine industry, while John has extensive experience in the agricultural industry in South Africa. These two old friends decided to combine…
The new Parskuip neighbourhood marketplace at Windmeul Kelder in Paarl is a gourmet delight with a wide selection of fresh, seasonal produce and local delicacies.  The marketplace resembles an old-fashioned pantry with shelves jam-packed with delicious products.   With a range of proudly…
GUEST HOUSE Lovane is an affordable luxury accommodation gem in the winelands of Stellenbosch, with all the peace and restfulness that a wine farm experience has to offer, yet only 5km from the picturesque Stellenbosch town-centre, 22km from Cape Town International Airport and 35km from Cape Town…
Wine is often perceived as a fussy thing, but it doesn't have to be. Sure, different flavors may go better with different foods, but in the end everyone's palate is different, and there's no reason you need to be a sommelier-in-training to order a decent wine with your meal. This article has made…
Word from Holden Manz Wine Estate... "In case you haven't noticed - we are extremely proud of our gorgeous estate and aside from world-class wines, a superb restaurant, five star accommodation and spa - we are especially proud of the magical days our wedding coordinator, Simoné van Renssen…
Have you tried our new summer-inspired Smoked Chicken Salad with avocado, crispy bacon, corn, cos lettuce and parmesan shavings, served with our homemade green ranch dressing? It's especially delicious when enjoyed with a glass of our PF Chardonnay!