Gold for Plaisir de Merle at 2013 Decanter World Wine Awards

Plaisir de Merle Sauvignon Blanc 2012 was awarded a gold medal at the internationally respected 2013 Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA), while its debut Grand Brut 2010 MCC took a silver. Cellarmaster, Niel Bester, said:  “We had high hopes of the 2012 Sauvignon Blanc after the successful sell-out of the 2011 vintage, and this has … Read more

Win tickets to Cook Franschhoek!

Want to learn how to cook with Franschhoek’s chefs and taste with Franschhoek’s winemakers? Stand a chance of winning four tickets to attend a demo at Cook Franschhoek on Saturday, 15 June 2013, courtesy of Franschhoek Wine Valley and Leopard’s Leap Rotisserie & Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards! At this demo you will be joining Chef … Read more

Franschhoek Mystery Weekend 7 to 9 June 2013

Did you miss out on the first Franschhoek Mystery Weekend? Well here’s the good news! Join us over the weekend of 7 – 9 June in Franschhoek the vavavoom capital of the winelands, for the next in our series of Mystery Weekends. Our dynamite Winter Mystery Weekends are heating up the winelands. For just R2340 … Read more