Celebrating International Cabernet Sauvignon Day

The cooler weather is the perfect reminder of what is to come – International Cabernet Sauvignon Day, which is celebrated today across the world. A day in which we pay tribute to this world-renowned red wine varietal, also commonly referred to as the ‘King of Red Grapes’. These grapes are known for producing wines with … Read more

Franschhoek Rated As One Of The Top Emerging Destinations In The World

TripAdvisor, regarded as the world’s largest travel site, has just released their list of the Top 25 Emerging Worldwide Destinations, with Franschhoek securing 15th position. This list forms part of TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards for 2020. Internationally renowned as a leading wine and culinary region, the Franschhoek Wine Valley is the only South African destination … Read more

Monneaux Revived

Be sure to make time to visit the reinvented Monneaux Restaurant when next in Franschhoek for an unforgettable culinary experience. Recently appointed visionary chef Calvin Metior has transformed the restaurant’s offering by introducing conscious dining. Situated adjacent to the luxurious five-star Franschhoek Country House & Villas, the restaurant has reconceptualized its dining offering from pass … Read more

Franschhoek’s Restaurants Bestowed With Industry Accolades

Not only is it the height of awards season for the wine industry, but it is also full steam ahead for restaurants. With the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards around the corner chefs in and around the country are on tender hooks as they await news as to who has secured the top spot. … Read more

Franschhoek amongst the Top 30 travel destinations for millennials

With the 2nd half of 2019 fast approaching most millennials make use of this time to plan their next holiday. Whether it’s solo travel or a bucket list once-in-a-lifetime trip, they are chomping at the bit to hop on the next plane (or car) and experience what the world has to offer. View this post … Read more