Franschhoek Bastille Festival
by Editor on 12 June 2018
Save the date for SA’s French inspired 25th annual Franschhoek Bastille Festival, which takes place at the historic Franschhoek Huguenot Monument on 14 and 15 July. A social calendar highlight, the weekend long event is guaranteed to bring out the Parisian in you. The captivating village is a hive of activities, dressed to the nines in the French colours of red, blue and white for the weekend, embracing its French heritage, and adding to the hype and excitement the weekend has become known... Read More

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by Editor on 06 June 2018
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by Editor on 01 June 2018
“Perfecto” pairing of two Italian classics at Anthonij Rupert Wyne
The Italians call it “la dolce vita” - the sweet life. More than just a saying, it’s a lifestyle which revolves around good food, good wine and great company. Speaking of savouring the sweet lif...
by Editor on 30 May 2018
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All the meaty flavour at this year’s Fire & Feast Meat Festival presented by Crown National will be matched in taste and quality at Craftology, the fine-drinking designation located at Joburg’s Ti...
by Editor on 18 May 2018
Decorex Joburg celebrates significant milestone at 2018 show
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by Editor on 18 May 2018
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by Editor on 10 May 2018
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by Editor on 09 May 2018
Franschhoek Mystery Weekends are back!
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by Editor on 26 April 2018
Franschhoek Winter Wines
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by Editor on 25 April 2018
Van Loveren joins fight against poaching with its Rhino Run wines
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by Editor on 17 April 2018
Live Music at Bellevue Wine Estate - 20 April 2018
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by Editor on 11 April 2018
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by Editor on 10 April 2018
Usana Farm Feast
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by Editor on 22 March 2018
De Krans Bistro and Deli picks up another award
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by Editor on 16 March 2018
Live Music at Bellevue Wine Estate
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