Franschhoek Wine Valley

  • P.O. Box 178
  • Franschhoek, Western Cape
  • 7690
  • +27218762861

Holden Manz Estate’s Cabernet Franc 2017 and My Wyn’s Les Grandes Horizontales 2015 have each  secured a spot as one of the Top 6 Wines at this year’s Cabernet Franc Challenge. Now in its 4th year the competition highlights quality wines produced by some of South Africa’s most passionate winemakers. Regular star performer, Holden Manz, was the venue for the awards ceremony which took place on 16 April.

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Meet Ruth Paulse from Die Teesakkie in Franschhoek

Posted by Carmen Arendse on 28 February 2019 11:05 AM CAT
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Enjoy a morning or afternoon tea in Ruth Paulse's beautiful garden set amongst fruit trees and a vegetable garden. Ruth is famous for her delectable carrot cake and her produce is likely to come fresh from her own garden.

To book a guided tour to Die Teesakkie please contact Franschhoek Adventures on 072 999 8581 or email

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Mandela Day

Posted by Carmen Arendse on 18 July 2018 3:10 PM CAT
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As part of our Nelson Mandela Day activities, Franschhoek Wine Valley visited 3 creches in Groendal with cupcakes, juice & fruit. This being a small token of our appreciation to the teachers and to spread a bit more of the Madiba Magic.

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Franschhoek Wine Valley is extremely proud to announce that Bradley Ewerts, a Cellar Assistant at Haut Espoir, has been selected to participate in the Burgundy Exchange Programme. 

This programme is an initiative of the Western Cape Department of Agriculture aimed at wine and cellar participants. The competition gives previously disadvantaged individuals the opportunity to acquire experience in viticulture and oenology, wine processing techniques and wine chemistry. 

Our best wishes accompany him on his new adventure. 

Well done Bradley!


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Over the last 25 years Kumanov Perfumery has built a solid foundation of pioneering entrepreneurial vigor, creating Perfume Prive Workshop – first and only of its kind in Africa. Today their unique and most exclusive workshops, have established a worldwide reputation for quality, luxury and elegance. Another unprecedented milestone was the creation of the First South African Museum in 2012 in Cape Town – the first and only perfume museum in the Africa.

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