Celebrate summer in style and head off to Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards for this year’s Franschhoek Summer Wines, which takes place on Saturday, 8 February. Regarded as an intimate and relaxing festival where Franschhoek’s finest wineries will be showcasing their premium summer wines.
Compliment your wines with mouth-watering deli-style food, prepared by the chefs in the Leopard’s Leap Kitchen. Relax and unwind, taking in the scenery of the valley as live entertainment ensures an unforgettable experience throughout the day.
Taking full advantage of the glorious summer days visitors will be able to enjoy the wines, food and views from 12pm until 5pm, and the theme for this year’s event is ‘elegantly white’. Tickets cost R120 per person which includes a tasting of all the wines on show.
Tickets can be purchased directly from www.webtickets.co.za and booking is essential as tickets are limited.
Make the most of the experience and book an overnight stay in one of Franschhoek’s fine accommodation establishments, ranging from the finest bed and breakfasts to luxurious boutique hotels, all nestling in a picturesque and safe environment.
For more information contact the Franschhoek Wine Valley offices on 021 876 2861.
2014 Participants and wines on offer:
Akkerdal Sophia’s Blush Rosé 2013
Anthonij Rupert Wyne
Cape of Good Hope Sauvignon Blanc
The Bernard Series
Chenin Blanc 2013 Old Vine
Black Elephant Vintners
Two Dogs, Peacock and a Horse Sauvignon Blanc 2013
Boekenhoutskloof Semillon 2011
Not for Sale
Franschhoek Vineyard Semillon 2012
Grande Provence Sauvignon Blanc 2013
2012 Chardonnay Vignerons Selection
Pierre Jourdan Belle Rose 1,5L
La Couronne Wine Estate
Merlot Rosè 2013
Pierneef Collection, Organically grown, Sauvignon Blanc
La Petite Vigne
Deep Rose 2013
Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards
Leopard’s Leap Cullinaria MCC
Morena Brut Rosè
The Foundation Stone White 2013
Rupert & Rothschild Vignerons
Rupert & Rothschild Baroness Nadine 2011
Terra del Capo
Pinot Grigio 2013
Vrede en Lust
Casey’s Ridge Sauvignon Blanc 2013