It’s easy to label winter the dreariest season of them all, but in and around Stellenbosch there’s plenty of life and colour to brighten up the days. Mirandi Nel explores things to do that will leave you with more than a warm heart.
This two-day chocolate extravaganza takes place over the weekend of 31 August and 1 September (10am to 4pm daily) at The Woodmill in Stellenbosch.
Indulge in Middelvlei’s popular Boerebraai, a unique outdoor barbecue experience where the resident braai expert prepares your chops, boerewors and chicken kebabs to perfection.
Whether he likes the classic combo of steak and beer, or something a bit more unctuous like venison paired with Shiraz, make sure dad gets his favourite this Sunday.
Situated on the beautiful Spier Wine Farm, Vadas Smokehouse & Bakery will run their Winter Special until 30 August.
Stellenbosch Wine Routes is adding a warm touch to its incredibly popular Stellenbosch Street Soirees, by hosting a series of winter events in Stellenbosch’s beautiful stadsaal in Plein Street.