complimentary wine tasting
Every Monday, between 6 and 7pm The Vineyard in Newlands hosts a complimentary wine-tasting with one of the Cape’s finest estates. It’s the perfect end to the first day of the week, especially on chilly winter evenings. Discover new wines, then stay on for supper at The Square or Myoga.
August wine tastings
5th August: Hartenberg Wines
From the slopes of the Bottelary Hills come the award-winning wines of Hartenberg. The Estate produces some of the most distinctive and sought-after wines that the premium Stellenbosch wine-growing region has to offer. Look out for their 2015 Merlot, which won gold at last year’s Decanter World Wine Awards
12th August: Moreson Wines
Moreson wines focuses on growing Chardonnay and Chenin Blanc. Newer vineyards are organically cultivated, while older vineyards are being converted to organic practices. Look out for their Chardonnays – the team at Moreson have spent 25 years experimenting with this cultivar. Elegant, textured reds are crafted from sourced grapes.
19th August: Paserene Wines
Paserene wines, is a small, Franschoek winery owned by Martin Smith and Ndabe Mareda and home to award-winning wines. Great is taken to ensure that the wines produced and the artwork on the labels are truly authentic to its ‘sense of place and people’ and will guarantee a legacy.
26th August: Diemersdal Wines
Unique and soulful, these wines are the perfect expression of the distinct Durbanville terroir. The combination of excellent soil, varying aspect, slopes and the high rainfall of 700mm per year all contribute to the uniqueness of Diemersdal Wines the sum of the complex interaction between topography, soil content and climate.
Tastings are from 18h00 – 19h00 every Monday, year round, and are staged at our Garden Lounge. We look forward to seeing you there!
For more information, please call (021) 657 4500.