Posted on 26 July 2023
In true Cape City trend, wine lovers get pleasure from somewhat 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, 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 might be heat, cosy and most significantly within the winter months, enclosed.
Earlier than we start, you may additionally have an interest within the high 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 presents floor-to-ceiling glass doorways that divulge heart’s contents to a verdant view on a summer time’s days and in winter they preserve the chilliness out whereas sustaining the view of the lake and the fantastic greenery.
Glen Carlou Vineyards might be present in Klapmuts, simply 35 minutes from town. The winery restaurant property is situated smack-bang in the course of an intensive and plush, blooming backyard, even in winter. The most effective views might 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 operate venue is open for personal occasions resembling birthdays, weddings, end-of-year events and personal tastings.
Written by Marian Volkwyn
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