Franschhoek Wine Valley

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

Franschhoek Uncorked Festival 2017

Posted by Carmen Arendse on 14 September 2017 5:40 AM CAT
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The Franschhoek Uncorked Festival, which takes place over the weekend of 16 and 17 September, is the perfect excuse to bid Winter farewell and embrace the splendor of Spring, as your taste buds are treated to a plethora of superb wines from one of SA’s premier wine destinations.

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The festival organisers practice responsible drinking and driving. Please see below all shuttle service companies in Franschhoek. Please note these shuttle services are excluded from the festival fee and that bookings can be made by contacting them on the numbers directly below:

Davoe Tours
Cell: 078 708 9427

Green Valley Charter Service
Cell: 083 236 6144

La Rochelle Tours: Wine & Gourmet
Tel: 083 301 6774

Trevor J Call A Cab
Cell: 082 256 6784

Unwind Franschhoek
Cell: 083 751 4060

Valley Rouge Tours
Tel: 021 876 2651

Winelands Experience
Tel: 021 876 4042

For more information please contact the Franschhoek Wine Valley office at 021 876 2861 or email 

Disclaimer: “Maintenance & validity of all business operating permits, licences and registration certificates are the responsibility of the business owner. Franschhoek Wine Valley takes no responsibility for the  renewal of the required legal business operating documentation.”

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Eye-Catching New Packaging with Innovative and Practical Opening Mechanism Launched

Franschhoek, 4 September, 2017:  Terbodore Coffee Roasters has launched their fresh new packaging. Sporting bold colours and an opening mechanism that’s a South African first, it allows coffee lovers to keep their coffee fresh and sealed in the bag without having to decanter the beans or ground coffee.  

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Franschhoek Regional Prestige Agri Awards

Posted by Carmen Arendse on 05 September 2017 4:20 AM CAT
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The 4th annual Regional Western Cape Agri Prestig Awards Function was held in Franschhoek at Boschendal on the 8th August 2017. This initiative, previously known as the Farmworker of the Year competition, honours excellence in the province’s agriculture sector. This initiative is co-sponsored by the Western Cape Department of Agriculture and the Shoprite Group. Shoprite has been involved with this initiative for the last six years. Shoprite is proud to partner with the Western Cape Prestige Agri Awards in honouring farmworkers who make a significant contribution to South Africa’s economy.

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Known for an innovative and passionate approach to relaxed dining and the enthusiastic encouragement of home cooking, Leopard's Leap Family Vineyards is proud to present a fresh interpretation of its cooking programme.

Setting the scene in a refurbished, trendy kitchen, is a centre-piece table that is warm and welcoming despite its sleek and modern look. It is around this table that the new cooking demonstrations – replacing the popular Leopard's Leap’s cooking classes - will be presented. Without compromising interactivity and participation, the cooking demonstrations will be presented in a way that is more relaxed around the kitchen table. Chef Pieter de Jager will demonstrate thematic dishes while involving participants in all aspects of cooking and guide them to better understand dishes and recipes, to practice technique and to confidently identify tastes and finding a complementing wine match.


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