Tag: Cape Winelands

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Tasting menus and tasty views at Clos Malverne

So today we’re lunching in the Devon Valley near Stellenbosch in the Cape Winelands. I’m going to say it again, I am constantly astounded at the range of top-quality restaurants in the area. It seems like there’s always somewhere new to discover which is great news for me on my ongoing restaurant quest. And this is […]

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More tasty fare at ever-lovely Terroir

One of our favourite days in the Cape involves a golf/lunch combo. And top choice is golf  at De Zalze followed by lunch at one of my favourite restaurants, Terroir – it’s set on the same estate overlooking the course. Terroir has been around since October 2004 and has been consistently rated in the top-10 restaurants […]

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Lunchtime heaven at glorious Jordan

This was my fourth visit to Jordan, a restaurant and wine farm set deep in the heart of the Cape Winelands. As we approached our destination, further and further off the beaten track, a sense of excitement and anticipation built up in me. The views are stupendous, the restaurant stylish and then there’s the menu…it’s both easy […]

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Back to Terroir: it just keeps getting better

Today we headed back to the Winelands for lunch at one of our all-time favourites. Terroir celebrated their 10th anniversary in October this year and received their 8th Eat Out top-10 award in December. To remain in the top-10 in SA for such a long time is no small feat. The bar is already set very […]

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Reunion lunch at Avontuur and thoughts afterwards

I know it makes me sound ancient, but when I grew up there were: No mobile phones No internet Therefore no email And actually, when I think about it, no credit cards! All that adds up to: No get-out clauses…you’re on your own and make the most of it! So when I headed off to […]