Summer in Stellenbosch Valley
This not-to-be-missed holiday highlight takes care of your festive season entertainment when participating wineries in the Stellenbosch Valley – a sub route of the Stellenbosch American Express® Wine Routes – treat holidaymakers and locals alike to a jam-packed programme of fun, feasts and festivities for young and old.
A foremost Winelands destination, Stellenbosch Valley is home to a myriad of renowned wine estates, hotels and restaurants such as Asara, Spier, Brenaissance, Zevenwacht, Jordan, Middelvlei, Devon Valley Hotel and The House of JC Le Roux and was crowned South Africa’s finest winegrowing area at the Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards 2012.
Highlight events on this year’s programme include an authentic Asara Pure Food Christmas Market on 17 December when selected food purveyors will be selling their seasonal delights for you to top up the larder in style. With tables brimming with organic vegetables, gourmet sausages, local cheeses and artisan beers, this market day is ideal for that last minute Christmas Shopping and with live music and loads of kiddies entertainment it is a perfect day out for the family.
Connect the dots and WIN BIG! You also stand the chance of winning a car boot full of Stellenbosch Valley wines if you collect 10 dots during the festival – the dots you will earn when you participate in or attend events, buy wine, have lunch etc.
The following 16 estates are participating in the 2012 Summer in Stellenbosch Valley:
Asara Wine Estate & Hotel | Bein Private Cellar | Bergkelder/Fleur du Cap | Brenaissance Wine Estate | De Morgenzon | Dormershire Wine Estate | Jordan Wine Estate | Louisvale Wines | Middelvlei | Mulderbosch Vineyards | Neethlingshof Wine Estate | Spier | Sylvanvale Vineyards & Devon Valley Hotel | The House of JC Le Roux | Vredenheim | Zevenwacht