Accommodation Elgin Valley Experience 4.5 Wine Tour

Elgin Valley is the Cool Wine Tour

ELGIN VALLEY TOUR Friday 6 to Sunday 8 April 2018 Experience: 4.5/5 It has long been my intention to stay in the Elgin Valley to take a more relaxed approach to sample more of the magnificent wines of the Valley...
Elgin Valley Experience 5.0 Wine 5.0 Wine Tour

Lothian Left Me Breathless – and Not Only the Wines!

LOTHIAN VINEYARDS Saturday 7 April 2018 https://lothianvineyards.com/ Experience: 5/5 Wines: 5/5 Few wineries take my breath away to leave me speechless. Just 1 or 2 out of 150 visited. Muratie Estate with its dusty, quirky Tasting Room full of memorabilia...
Accommodation Elgin Valley Experience 4.0 Wine Tour

A Warm Welcome in the Cool Climate at South Hill

SOUTH HILL SELF-CATERING ACCOMMODATION Friday 6 to Sunday 8 April 2018 http://www.southhill.co.za/ Experience: 4/5 It was great to return to South Hill Vineyards, a trip I had been looking forward to since a tasting visit in December last. I could...
Accommodation Experience 4.5 Tulbagh Wine Tour Wolseley

1 Night, 7 Oaks, 3 Wine Tastings for Visit 2!

SEVEN OAKS WINES COTTAGES Saturday 27 January to Sunday 28 January 2018 http://www.sevenoaks.co.za http://lateganskop.co.za/ http://www.lemberg.co.za/ http://www.manleywinelodge.co.za/ http://www.rijkswine.com/ http://www.tulbaghtourism.co.za/ https://wolseleytourism.co.za/wine/ Experience: 4.5/5 Wine tours are always fun! My first ever weekend trip was to taste the wines from Wolseley. I visited...
Experience 4.5 Tulbagh Wine 4.5 Wine Tour

Lemberg Punches Above its Weight

LEMBERG WINE ESTATE Saturday 27 January 2018 http://www.lemberg.co.za/ Experience: 4.5/5 Wines: 4.5/5 I’ve heard it said to leave the best until last. That was certainly the case (pun intended) today. Lemberg Wine Estate was my final tasting of a busy...
Experience 4.0 Tulbagh Wine 4.0 Wine Tour

Shiraz Purrs at Manley Wine Lodge

MANLEY WINE LODGE Saturday 27 January 2018 http://www.manleywinelodge.co.za/ Experience: 4/5 Wines: 4/5 There’s a saying about London buses that goes along the lines of that one doesn’t see one for ages and then 2 come along together. Well, that’s true...
Experience 3.5 Tulbagh Wine 4.0 Wine Tour

Rijk Tulbagh Gives Name to Cellar and Town

RIJK’S PRIVATE CELLAR Saturday 27 January 2018 http://www.rijkswine.com/ Experience: 3.5/5 Wines: 4/5 I had an awkward length of time to kill between tasting appointments at Lateganskop Winery and the Manley Private Cellar and so I ventured to Tulbagh to Rijk’s...
Experience 3.5 Wine 4.0 Wine Tour Wolseley

Late at Lateganskop

LATEGANSKOP WINERY Saturday 27 January 2018 http://lateganskop.co.za/ Experience: 3.5/5 Wines: 4/5 The Tasting Room at Lateganskop must have been the hardest I have yet to find in over 120 vineyard tastings. The only signs on the Breede River Valley farm...
Experience 5.0 Walker Bay & Bot River Wine Tour

Peter Has a Whale of a Time in Hermanus

HERMANUS WINE TOUR Friday 29 September to Sunday 1 October 2017 http://www.hpf1855.co.za/ http://www.whalehavenwines.co.za/ https://www.walkerbayestate.com/ http://www.benguelacove.co.za/ Experience: 5/5 Road trips are always fun and none more so than when there’s a Wine Tour involved. Previous trips to the Wolseley area, the...
Accommodation Experience 4.5 Walker Bay & Bot River Wine Tour

Hermanus-sleepers-fontein!

HERMANUSPIETERSFONTEIN FARM COTTAGES Friday 29 September to Sunday 1 October 2017 http://www.hpf1855.co.za/farm-living/cottages/ Experience: 4.5/5 I am fortunate to live in Cape Town. Consequently, I am able to visit most wine estates on days out. It is fun occasionally to make...