Stellenbosch gourmet goes north

Wine Fest at Summer Place

Making wine, making friends
Mpumi Bomvana (left) with winemaker Dave Hidden of Hidden Valley Wines & Israel Skosana (right).jpg
The fine wine people of the south will share the grapes and gourmet glamour of the Stellenbosch Wine Routes with Johannesburg socialites, when Sanlam Private Investments brings the 3rd annual Stellenbosch at Summer Place back for an unsurpassed wine, food, music and art extravaganza on 7 November 2012. 

Bringing the wonders of the Winelands to Jo’burg for one night only, South Africa’s granddaddy of wine routes together with Sanlam Private Investments (SPI), have paired the finest winemakers and chefs from the country’s premium wine region for a sophisticated celebration of all things epicurean. 

Various rooms of the luxurious Summer Place in Hyde Park will be transformed into a stylish rendezvous for guests to savour the true spirit of Stellenbosch in style, mingling with 50 top Stellenbosch winemakers and estate owners as they showcase and share more than 100 wines. Leading Stellenbosch chefs will lend extra taste to this glitzy soiree with their signature dishes. 

This evening also features live music performances and art enthusiasts will be able to appreciate rare pieces from the Sanlam Art Collection – one of South Africa’s finest and most extensive corporate art collections. 

Those looking to find investment value from their wine or art collection will benefit from networking with experts from SPI at this event. Stellenbosch at Summer Place 2012 is for those who would love a taste of the Winelands’ good life and for just R395 will get exactly that. 

Tickets are limited and selling fast, so make sure you get hold of yours today. The doors open at 18h30. or email: or visit
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