Franschhoek eateries excel at 2017 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards

Social media platforms went into overdrive on Sunday, 19 November during the countdown to this year’s Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards, and once again Franschhoek eateries did not disappoint. In the past only 10 of SA’s finest made it onto the prestigious list, but this year the list was expanded to the Top 20. For … Read more

Franschhoek Vignerons come out tops in Platter

The wine industry was abuzz recently with the launch of the Platter’s by Diners Club South African Wine Guide 2018, which was also used to announce the highly anticipated 5-star rated wines. Franschhoek Vignerons did not disappoint, with a total of six producers receiving the prestigious rating. The 5-star winning wineries were: Bellingham Boekenhoutskloof Chamonix … Read more

Maison Estate and Chefs Warehouse join forces

Franschhoek boutique wine estate Maison Estate is delighted to announce that Chefs Warehouse will move into The Kitchen restaurant premises from 1 December 2017 to create Chefs Warehouse at Maison. This will be Chef Liam Tomlin’s fourth eatery, joining the Chefs Warehouse and Canteen on Bree Street, Thali in Gardens, and Chefs Warehouse at Beau … Read more

A Grande Provence Sparkling Affair

Join Grande Provence for an uplifting evening of Méthode Cap Classique at their Sparkling Affair on Friday, 1 December 2017, and be the first to taste their new MCC range on the eve of the Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival. Making their debut, the new Grande Provence Cap Classiques, a shimmering Brut and enchanting … Read more