THE LE FRANSCHHOEK BLOG


Learn to Cook in Franschhoek

July 28th, 2014

Long hailed as the culinary capital of South Africa, Franschhoek is the site of many and varied top-class eateries, fine hotels and famous Franschhoek cuisine. It would seem that there could be no better place to learn how to cook than in Franschhoek. Small wonder then, that foodies flock to the ‘Cook Franschhoek’ Event, held at several […]

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Month by Month Vineyard Calendar

July 21st, 2014

The rewards of the vineyard calendar are available to all of us who enjoy the first-rate wines that accompany our meals in the finest Franschhoek hotels and restaurants.  However the preparation of this revered beverage begins long before the cellar, and a single drop of our favourite vintage is an entire year in the making.

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The Biodiversity and Wine Initiative in Franschhoek

July 14th, 2014

Going green is a big priority in the world today and no more so in the world’s most sensitive and ecologically unique areas.  The Cape Floral Kingdom is one of these areas, being the world’s smallest, but at the same time richest floral kingdom on earth. Since 95 % of South Africa’s wines are produced […]

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