Tram-Way to Heaven in Franschhoek

FRANSCHHOEK WINE WEEKEND Saturday 29 July and Sunday 30 July 2017 http://winetram.co.za/ http://www.centre-ville.co.za/ https://www.dutcheast.co.za/ http://tuktukbrew.com/ Experience: 5/5 We managed to leave Cape Town on time despite the burst water pipe in the bathroom. The mains stop cock closed, pipes drained and all mopped up; nothing was going to stop our weekend of wine fun in … Continue reading Tram-Way to Heaven in Franschhoek

Wacky – not Tacky – in Robertson

WACKY WINE WEEKEND 1-3 June 2017 http://www.wackywineweekend.com/ http://www.millstonepottery.co.za/millstone/index.php?id=1 http://www.temenos.org.za/restaurant Experience: 4.5/5 Wines: 4/5 Dense mist was little more than head high as I entered the Breede River Valley - colloquially known as the Valley of Wine and Roses - at the heart of Route 62. My destination, at least to start the day, was Rooiberg … Continue reading Wacky – not Tacky – in Robertson

Well and Truly Oaked!

OAK VALLEY WINES Sunday 5 March 2017 http://www.oakvalley.co.za/ Experience: 4.5/5 Wines: 4.5/5 Today was Elgin day and time to explore a new wine-growing area. I had reason to visit beyond my natural curiosity and sense of adventure. The Society May meeting (put the 18th in your diary now please!) will be featuring wines from Elgin, … Continue reading Well and Truly Oaked!

www: W-arm W-olseley W-elcome

WOLSELEY WINE TOUR Wednesday 22 February to Thursday 23 February 2017 http://www.sevenoaks.co.za http://www.wabooms.com/wines.htm http://bergsig.co.za/ http://www.arumlilycottage.co.za/accommodation.html https://waverleyhills.co.za/ http://www.mountainridge.co.za/Home.html https://wolseleytourism.co.za/wine/ Experience: 5/5 This was my first mini wine tour and also my first time exploring the Wolseley area. My partner was running a social media workshop for the Wolseley Tourist Office and so it made sense to … Continue reading www: W-arm W-olseley W-elcome

Log Cabin-et Sauvignon in the Hot Tub!

ARUM LILY COTTAGES & LOG CABINS - WOLSELEY Wednesday 22 February 2017 http://www.arumlilycottage.co.za/accommodation.html Experience: 5/5 Just occasionally, I shall write about something that does not wholly concern wine, is related, or deserves special mention. I am forever conscious of the need to drive responsibly whilst wine-tasting and so it made sense to book accommodation for … Continue reading Log Cabin-et Sauvignon in the Hot Tub!