A Paarl Winelands Experience

The largest town in the Cape Winelands, Paarl, is only a 35 minute drive from Cape Town, and often overlooked for some of her wineland neighbours. Having spent a weekend there, I discovered why it’s worth taking some friends to enjoy its hidden gems. Nederburg I knew that my first Paarl farm would have to be…

Wine Region Series: 3 Franschhoek Destinations

* Note this article originally appeared here on Food24.com Cradled by ruggedly handsome Cape Fold mountains, South Africa’s food and wine capital sits proudly, waiting to welcome both local and international visitors alike. With its elegant cuisine and vinicultural offerings, Franschhoek is an epicurean’s paradise. As part of a series on the Cape Winelands, I…

Taste the Lifestyle – Robertson Wine Valley

When traveling from Cape Town eastwards along the coast, Route 62 is an alternative to the N2, and invites travellers to discover a string of charming villages and towns along the way. Visiting each of these country getaways has been on the top of my bucket-list and next in line was the area falling under…

The Test Kitchen & Nederburg Wines: A match made in Heaven

We’ve all been to marriage ceremonies where we’ve thought, ‘This is the perfect fit – a marriage made in heaven’. Last week I was honoured to witness the coming together of the masterful culinary creations from South Africa’s top restaurant, The Test Kitchen, and some exceptionally fine wine from world-reknowned estate Nederburg . Coupled with…