I spent a day in Agter-Paarl and visited 2 new places before stopping at an old time favourite. First stop was breakfast at Nine Oaks close to Rhebokskloof. They have a few farm cottages to rent and serves as a function venue. There are beautiful views across to the Wellington mountains with real farm style… Read More Winelands of Paarl
Are all wines vegan? A good question to ask as not all wines are vegan. This is despite the fact that wine is made from grapes. The wine making process requires filtration and it is during this phase that protein, yeast and cloudiness are removed. The wine looks better and the flavour is stabilised. Popular animal-derived… Read More Vegan Wine
Just outside Paarl is a destination that is perfect for tourists, families or anyone in need of taking a break. It is Spice Route and it has everything you would want from a weekend get-away. Open 7 days a week from 9 to 5 you might find yourself meandering from the DV Cafe where coffee,… Read More Spice Route – One destination with many options!
A trip to Spice Route just outside Paarl is like a holiday but better. With one stop you stay for the day – relaxing or exploring. Grappa, schnaps, beer and wine for tasting with just as many food choices. We started with a tapas lunch under the oaks at the Wilderer’s La Grapparia. Tempted to stay… Read More Sugar, Spice & all things nice