Tag: Stellenbosch

EDITOR’S PICKS #1: Wines to watch at the 2021 Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction

For avid collectors and devotees of exceptional South African wine, this year’s Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction is much more than one of the country’s most prestigious events on the Cape Winelands calendar, it is a showcase of South Africa’s finest and rarest wines sourced from the country’s most coveted producers. Simply put, few things merge prestige and excellence as eloquently as the Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction.

A taste of paradise

Has the COVID-19 crisis changed Stellenbosch for the worse, wondered writer Kerneels Breytenbach as he returned to the town for a weekend break. Happily, he was reassured…

Bucolic Banhoek escape

Tucked away in the Banhoek Valley is De Zeven – a boutique guesthouse that offers a charming country bolthole just 10 minutes’ drive from Stellenbosch.

Nature’s way

At Glenelly Estate, we find not only South African wine with a French touch, but also The Vine Bistro, where patrons enjoy relaxed yet elegant dining surrounded by nature.