Come Wine With Us with Durbanville Hills & Vista Marina

Last week I once again got to join the team from Come Wine With Us for one of their awesome food & wine evenings.¬† This time the location was the ultra-sexy new Vista Marina in the V&A Waterfront (right behind the Two Oceans Aquarium) and the wine was provided by Durbanville Hills who also […]

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    Uncorking my creativity with Nederburg Ingenuity wines & Come Wine With Us

Uncorking my creativity with Nederburg Ingenuity wines & Come Wine With Us

A few weeks ago Nederburg challenged Come Wine With Us guests to uncork their creativity with their range of Ingenuity wines.

Now I may not be the biggest artist/creative, but I do love wine, so I figured hey… maybe wine-fueled creativity has been more my vibe all along. ūüėČ

I had not heard of Nederburg‚Äôs Ingenuity […]

By |September 24th, 2016|Wine appreciation|0 Comments|
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    A 20s jazz-inspired affair with Come Wine With Us & Durbanville Hills Wine

A 20s jazz-inspired affair with Come Wine With Us & Durbanville Hills Wine

Last week I attended yet another fun evening with Come Wine With Us.  This time we were hosted at Durbanville Hills Wine and the the theme was 20s Jazz Рwhich was a nice opportunity to dress up a bit.

The evening’s events took place at their beautiful cellar which is a quick 20min drive […]

Come Wine With Us at Plaisir De Merle

Last week I joined the cool crew from Come Wine With Us once again for one of their fun food & wine evenings.

This time we headed out to the Paarl / Franschhoek winelands to visit the beautiful Plaisir de Merle estate.

Now before this visit, I knew absolutely nothing about this estate… I hadn’t even […]

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    I #rediscoveraclassic with Come Wine With Us, KWV & Roodeberg Wines

I #rediscoveraclassic with Come Wine With Us, KWV & Roodeberg Wines

Last week I joined the the team from Come Wine With Us for yet another evening of winding & dining awesomeness.  This time they partnered with KWV Wines to #rediscoveraclassic Рtheir range of Roodeberg Wines.

All the action went down in the¬†gorgeous Roodeberg room at KWV in Paarl, and to tie in with the […]

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    A beer pairing AND a wine pairing… all in a night’s work

A beer pairing AND a wine pairing… all in a night’s work

Last week I joined the Come Wine With Us team at the beautiful Laborie Wine Farm in Paarl for their Tour de Laborie & Bar di Bar.

The evening consisted of lots of flowing MCC (they do a brut, a brut rose & a blanc de blancs – all 3 winners), a beer pairing at Bar di Bar¬†(Laborie’s own […]

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    Come Wine With Us throws a little welcome back bash & shares what’s on the cards for 2016

Come Wine With Us throws a little welcome back bash & shares what’s on the cards for 2016

Last week the team from Come Wine With Us partnered up with Zonnebloem Wines to host a little “Welcome Back” soiree for a few of their Cape Town fans (of which of course I am one).

It was a scorcher of a day and I had been struggling with #SONA2016 road closures all day which […]

By |February 17th, 2016|Events|2 Comments|
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    Come Wine With Us shows us how a true Heritage Month celebration is done

Come Wine With Us shows us how a true Heritage Month celebration is done

Last week I joined the Come Wine With Us team for yet another one of their dinner club evenings.  This one was extra special though, because it was a celebration of Heritage month and all things proudly South African.

On the cards for the evening: ¬†A¬†5 course heritage-inspired menu prepared by Eat Out Rising Star 2013 award […]

By |September 11th, 2015|Places to dine|0 Comments|

I celebrate Christmas in July with CWWU & Durbanville Hills

Last week Come Wine With Us hosted their 2nd annual Christmas in July event.  This year they partnered with the team from Durbanville Hills who created an extra special 4 course Christmas inspired menu, carefully paired with wines from their various ranges.

For those who haven’t yet visited the Durbanville Hills farm – you really […]

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    Learning all about the art of nosing & tasting with CWWU, Nederburg Wines & the Southern Sun The Cullinan Hotel

Learning all about the art of nosing & tasting with CWWU, Nederburg Wines & the Southern Sun The Cullinan Hotel

Last week Wednesday I joined the team from Come Wine With Us at the Southern Sun The Cullinan Hotel to learn all about the art of ‚Äúnosing and tasting‚ÄĚ with Nederburg Wines.

All of the action went down in the elegant dining room of the hotel’s Peach Tea Restaurant where Tsogo Sun Sommelier, Georgio Meletiou, […]

By |June 10th, 2015|Events|0 Comments|