If you’re looking for a fun day out with friends and family for this coming weekend, look no further! Indulge in two SA favourites on Saturday, 22 April and Sunday, 23 April 2017 at the third annual Pinotage & Biltong Festival, which takes place at L’Avenir Wine Estate just outside Stellenbosch from 11h00-17h00.
Try biltong products from Boschendal The Werf Butchery and Dad’s Choice Biltong and Braai from Somerset West, paired with wines from 20 of South Africa’s top Pinotage producers, including red, rosé’s, bubblies, blends and even a white Pinotage!
The participating wineries are: Altydgedacht Estate, Anura Vineyards, Badsberg Wine Cellar Beyerskloof, Doolhof Wine Estate, Flagstone Winery, Kaapzicht Wine Estate, Knorhoek Wines, Lanzerac Wine Estate, L’Avenir Wine Estate, Leipzig Winery, Mellasat Vineyards, Namaqua Wines, Overhex Wines International, Perdeberg Wines, Simonsvlei Winery, Stellenbosch Vineyards, Vriesenhof Vineyards, Wellington Wines, Windmeul Kelder.
The event is family-friendly with live music by Guy Feldman and his band, food trucks, light meals and casual seating under the trees next to the dam or on the lawns in front of the cellar.
The participating food trucks are: Ishushu Pizza’s, Klein Handjies who will be selling Pinotage Boerie Rolls, Gelato on the Go and Mon Ami FrenchAfrik food truck. For a more upmarket meal, visit L’Avenir’s Platters @ Single Block Rooftop venue where cheese platters and other goodies will be for sale.
The charity beneficiary is The Pebbles Project who will be present to entertain the kids and raise funds for their many worthy projects. Visit www.pebblesproject.co.za for more info.
Tickets @ R200 pp includes a branded crystal wine glass and a pairing card for the Pinotage and Biltong tastings.