Camps Bay Drive

Hitting the road! With relaxed travel regulations and desperate to re-discover all the great Western Cape places that hold so many memories, the wheels are turning. Cape Town and Camps Bay yesterday. Grand! Table Mountain was as big as I remembered it and just as blue. Wine pairing partner for the Cape Town Sunday –… Read More Camps Bay Drive

Top Pinotage

Stanford winery, Springfontein Wine Estate, made it to the finals of the annual Absa Top 10 Pinotage competition. Winemaker Tariro Masayiti’s Single Vineyard Jonathan’s Ridge Pinotage 2016 is classified as Wine Of Origin Walker Bay. We are extremely proud of this achievement and are crossing fingers for a top spot.

Welcome to Hermanus

Hashtags ruled Hermanus on Friday 7 August. From #HermanusIsOpen, #JerusalemaDanceChallenge to #LightSAred. Each supported with its own worthy cause and collaborative community effort. #HermanusIsOpen hoist the hospitality flag inviting Western Cape travellers to visit Hermanus where restaurants, art galleries, adventure activities and nature reserves are open for rediscovery. With the Southern Right Whales back for… Read More Welcome to Hermanus

Hermanus is Open

Good news! After 4 months of lockdown, leisure tourism opened last week and with that South Africans were given the green light to explore again. Albeit limited to the province of residence, there is a sudden sense of adventure in the air. Hermanus is inviting the world to experience the diversity of offerings – from… Read More Hermanus is Open

Chardonnay Day

Its 21 May. Its International Chardonnay Day. A day to celebrate. Especially during deprivation enforced lockdown but even more so when cool climate Hemel-en-Aarde is your playground. Currently a bit low on fermented grape juice, I have 2 bottles of golden great Chardonnay on ice. Ataraxia and Creation. Both had its content stored in French… Read More Chardonnay Day