Experience 4.5 Franschhoek Wine 4.5 Wine Tour

Rickety Tram Passengers at Rickety Bridge

RICKETY BRIDGE Saturday 29 July 2017 http://www.ricketybridgewinery.com/ Experience: 4.5/5 Wines: 4.5/5 Tasting at Rickety Bridge was a ‘no brainer’ for our trip on the Red Line of the Stellenbosch Wine Tram. We had already visited Maison and Chamonix but these...
Experience 3.0 Franschhoek Wine 4.0 Wine Tour

Wine on the Slopes at Chamonix

CHAMONIX WINE FARM Saturday 29 July 2017 http://www.chamonix.co.za/ Experience: 3/5 Wines: 4/5 Shinell, our Wine Tram host, had explained that many Franschhoek wine farms are named after the region in France from where the original Huguenots came. Whilst Chamonix is...
Experience 3.5 Franschhoek Wine 3.5 Wine Tour

House Wine from the Wine Tram

MAISON WINE ESTATE Saturday 29 July 2017 http://www.maisonestate.co.za/ Experience: 3.5/5 Wines: 3.5/5 Maison was our first stop on the Red Line of the Franschhoek Wine Tram. The tram bus parked inside the plain entrance and so it was a short...
Accommodation Experience 5.0 Franschhoek Wine Tour

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...
Experience 5.0 Wine Tour

Bizarre in Swazi

THE WINE BOUTIQUE – MANTENGA CRAFT CENTRE, EZULWINI, SWAZILAND Saturday 25 March 2017 http://www.openafrica.org/experiences/participant/1866-mantenga-craft-centre http://www.swazi.travel/Legends_Backpacker_Lodge/accm_location Experience: 5/5 There are no vineyards in Swaziland. It was the first evening of my holiday and the drive from Johannesburg was straightforward but tiring....
Accommodation Experience 5.0 Wine Tour Wolseley

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...
Accommodation Experience 5.0 Wine Tour Wolseley

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...
Experience 4.5 Wine 4.0 Wine Tour Wolseley

Wines to Love on Love Street

MOUNTAIN RIDGE Thursday 23 February 2017 http://www.mountainridge.co.za/Home.html Experience: 4.5/5 Wines: 4/5 Mountain Ridge was the remaining wine farm to visit from those promoted by the Wolseley Tourist Office. Yesterday I visited Seven Oaks, Waboomsrivier and Bergsig. Previously, I had tasted...
Experience 3.5 Wine 4.0 Wine Tour Wolseley

Wines That Don’t Cost The Earth

BERGSIG ESTATE Wednesday 22 February 2017 http://bergsig.co.za/ Experience: 3.5/5 Wines: 4/5 I was in two minds as to whether to visit a third estate for wine-tasting. I had another day to visit the last two vineyards promoted by the Wolseley Tourist...
Experience 4.0 Wine 3.5 Wine Tour Wolseley

Wagons to the Cellar at Waboomsrivier

WABOOMSRIVIER WYNKELDER Wednesday 22 February 2017 http://www.wabooms.com/wines.htm Experience: 4/5 Wines: 3.5/5 It was but a short drive to Waboomsrivier Wynkelder, on the banks of the Breede River between Worcester and Ceres, from Seven Oaks wines for the second leg of...