Posted on 26 July 2023
In true Cape City vogue, wine lovers take pleasure in slightly escapade to a wine farm on a transparent summer time’s day, however now it’s winter time and whereas it won’t be filter out, it doesn’t imply our drives out to the Winelands want to come back to an finish.
Listed below are a few of the scenic, picturesque vineyards which are heat, cosy and most significantly within the winter months, enclosed.
Earlier than we start, you may additionally have an interest within the prime wine routes throughout South Africa.
De Grendel wine property and restaurant
One among my all-time favourites is De Grendel in Durbanville. Simply 20 minutes away from Cape City’s metropolis centre, the tasting room affords floor-to-ceiling glass doorways that divulge heart’s contents to a verdant view on a summer time’s days and in winter they hold the nippiness out whereas sustaining the view of the lake and the fantastic greenery.
Glen Carlou Vineyards could be present in Klapmuts, simply 35 minutes from the town. The winery restaurant property is positioned smack-bang in the midst of an in depth and luxurious, blooming backyard, even in winter. The perfect views could be loved on the patio, however the indoor restaurant enjoys views of the backyard and wine farm too.
Wildeberg Wines Damhuis Tasting Room
Wildeberg is a hidden gem among the many many vineyards within the Franschhoek Valley. The views are mesmerizing, with a waterfall, only a stone’s throw away from the manor home. The Damhuis (dam home) is intimate and overlooks the dam and the working wine farm. The perform venue is open for personal occasions corresponding to birthdays, weddings, end-of-year events and personal tastings.
Written by Marian Volkwyn
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