#CoolWineLtd | Bespoke events being held at the venues

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#CoolWineLtd

Venture into the magnificent Elgin Valley and enjoy our #CoolWineLtd over the weekend of the 24th and 25th April, 2021.   There are bespoke events being held at the venues below, focussing on the Cool climate wines of the area, coupled with a wide array of country cuisine.  Plan your weekend by creating your route around the valley, based on the times supplied, and then head over to our accommodation page to ensure you secure a booking for your weekend stay.   We look forward to welcoming you to Elgin Valley and our #CoolWineLtd

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Charles Fox Cap Classique Wine Estate

Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 April 2021

Underground cellar tours every 2 hours starting from 10h00 with last tour starting at 14h00
Learn about the Champagne method ( Cap Classique)

Bookings:  Contact Zelda Fox on  083 521 6611 or email fox@furneaux.co.za

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Elgin-Vintners

24 April – Saturday

  • Leisure History Walk on our historic farm hosted by Richard Portmann and Ian Robertson, registered culture guides. Starting at Elgin Vintners tasting room.  Guided walk time slots 9.00 / 11.00 / 14.00 / 16.00.  End guided tour at tasting room with a glass of wine and a snack which is included in the price. Cost: R 100 per person. Please book your walk time-slot.
  • Live Music!
  • Wine Paired Menu, especially for Cool Wine visitors, of light meals and platters.
  • Jumping Castle for the kids.
  • Private Wine Tasting presented by Elgin Vintners Winemaker –All about Pinot Noir.  Enjoy an informative wine-tasting, all about Pinot Noir, included in the line-up Elgin Vintners Pinot Noir  vertical tasting of vintages as well as  Elgin Vintners Pinot Noir 2019, a Mosaic Top 5 SA winner (of which the vintage is sold out ) and Pinot Noir from Burgundy, France and Marlborough, New Zealand.  Only 15 seats available, pre-booking and payment required. Cost R 250 per person. Time: 11.30 at Elgin Vintners Country House.

25 April - Sunday 

  • MTB Family event, 20km scenic mountain bike trail. Starting point at Elgin Vintners Tasting room at 9.00. Cost R100 (20km).
  • Leisure History Walk on our historic farm hosted by Richard Portmann and Ian Robertson, registered culture guides. Starting at Elgin Vintners tasting room.  Guided walk time slots 9.00 / 11.00 / 14.00 / 16.00.  End guided tour at tasting room with a glass of wine and a snack which is included in the price. Cost: R 100 per person.  Please book your walk time-slot.
  • Live Music!
  • Jumping Castle for the kids.
  • Wine Paired Menu, especially for Cool Wine visitors, of light meals and platters.

Bookings:  Contact Hein Schefer 021-8489587 or 072 548 2462 or email info@elginvintners.co.za

Five star venue, conference and accommodation facilities

Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 April 

  • Chardonnay, Brioche and Paté over the lake.

Booking not necessary; Lothian will be open from 10h00 - 18h00 on Saturday and Sunday; no entry fee.

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Melting Pot

Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 April 

  • Wine pop-up bar and picnic’s served under the ancient oaks.
  • Or enjoy globally inspired cuisine next to the pool influenced by Chef John’s travels abroad.
  • The Voice SA finalist, Sonkind,  will keep you entertained with all the classic covers and fill the air with his raspy voice.

Bookings on 021 859 4110 or email  stef@oak-valley.co.za

COOL WINE AT PAUL CLUVER | 24 & 25 APRIL 2021

Join us for cool wine, country food and exhilarating adventure on Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 April!

#CoolCluver Ticket

  • A great opportunity to enjoy the day at Paul Cluver Wines! Relax on our lawns and enjoy a delicious burger and chips, with either a carafe of wine or Cluver & Jack cider.   TICKETS ARE LIMITED!
  • Lunch will be served between 11h00 and 14h00 All COVID regulations will be followed for this event.
  • Your ticket includes: Your choice of burger & chips and beverage for lunch.  T&Cs apply 
  • Price: R 150.00

 Cluver MTB Invitational

A great opportunity to enjoy the MTB trails at Paul Cluver, which are reserved for guided tours and special events.

  • Registration from 7:00am – 8:30am & Start anytime between 8:00am-9:00am.
  • Participate in Andries Burger’s Strava competition! Andries, our winemaker, holds the record for the fastest downhill on the new, fast and flowing Rietvlei Magic trail (the total route is 35km long)
  • The first 10 riders who can beat Andries' winning time will each earn themselves a bottle of wine.
  • Prize giving takes place at 11h00 on both days.Chill out after your ride and enjoy a delicious burger and chips, with either a carafe of wine or Cluver & Jack cider.TICKETS ARE LIMITED!

     

    Registration: 07h00 - 08h30
    Start: Anytime from 08h00 to 09h00 (route closes at 12h30)
    Lunch will be served between 11h00 and 14h00
    Showers available

  • Your ticket includes the ride, as well as your choice of burger, chips and beverage.
  • T’s & C’s apply.
  • Price-R200

 To book for either of the events please visit: https://www.cluver.com/cluver-events/

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Saturday 24th April

We will be offering the following programme of vertical tastings, with viticultural insights, led by Paul Wallace.

10.30am – 12 noon:

  • Vertical tasting of the Paul Wallace Reflection Chardonnay and Brave Heart Pinot Noir.
  • There may well be an international wine thrown into the mix. A total of 8 wines to tantalize your tastebuds
  • Our Brave Heart Pinot Noir 2015, which won the Old Mutual Trophy for the Best Pinot Noir in 2017, will be included.
  • There will be a limited amount of the older vintages made available for sale.

Cost:  R250 per person

3 – 4.30pm:

  • Vertical tasting of 6 vintages of the Paul Wallace Black Dog Malbec, with a wild card thrown in.

Cost R200 per person

Sunday 25th April

10.30am – 12 noon:

  • Vertical tasting of 6 vintages of the Paul Wallace Black Dog Malbec, with a wild card thrown in.

Cost R200 per person

3 – 4.30pm:

  • Vertical tasting of the Paul Wallace Reflection Chardonnay and Brave Heart Pinot Noir
  • There may well be an international wine thrown into the mix
  • Our Brave Heart Pinot Noir 2015, which won the Old Mutual Trophy for the Best Pinot Noir in 2017, will be included.
  • There will be a limited amount of the older vintages made available for sale.

Cost R250 per person

Details:

  • The tastings will be limited to 14 pax and will be hosted in our home.
  • Pre-booking essential.  Please reserve your space by WhatsApp-ing Nicky on 083-255 1884
  • Dogs are welcome on leads please (to preserve my chickens.)
  • Visitors are welcome to bring along their own picnic, should the weather play ball.
  • Our little calf will welcome children feeding it cabbage leaves or bruised apples.
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Event at South Hill Vineyards

Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 April 

Are you ready to dine amongst the Kings? South Hill Vineyards invites you to join the Kings Table

Join owners Sandy & Kevin King for a wine & lunch pairing table. Kevin will take us through our current vintages, share some info & anecdotes about this uniquely Cool area and will no doubt pull out a few special bottles from the cellar. Sandy will pair the wines with a country food feast of local produce and family favourite recipes. Bring yourselves, invite a few mates and join the King’s in all things Cool Elgin.

Lucky draw prizes on each day.

King’s Table Silver tickets available at R395.00 per head, includes all wines. Bookings essential. Limited seating.

Bookings:  Contact Sandy King 083 627 7950 or email sandra@southhill.co.za