On the slopes of the picturesque Helderberg mountains lies Hidden Valley wine farm, home to a magnificent fynbos-dotted garden, award-winning restaurant and state-of-the-art facilities. If you’ve not yet visited, you might be tempted by its winter deals…
Winter platter for two
This platter for two, served in the estate’s modern tasting room, is hearty but not too heavy, perfect as a late lunch if you had a substantial breakfast. Savour a generous bowl of homemade soup, freshly baked ciabatta, two cheeses, relish, olives and olive oil.
Cost: R175 (wine is not included)
Picnic basket for two
This hamper, filled with charcuterie, cheeses, ciabatta, crackers, relishes, salad, nuts and a sweet treat, of course, is the perfect accompaniment to a sunny winter day.
Cost: R385 (must be booked 48 hours in advance; wine is not included).
Cheese and charcuterie platter for two
Feast on an assortment of fresh cheeses and charcuterie, freshly baked bread, relishes, olives, olive oil, preserves and nuts, all chosen to accompany the wines on sale.
Cost: R330 (wine is not included)
Fresh from the farm, Hidden Valley’s wine and olives are begging to be paired. Sample five wines while snacking on Kalamata and Nocellara olives and delicious bread dipped in olive oil.
Chocoholics are in for a treat with this one: five handmade chocolates paired with Hidden Valley wines.
Time 9am – 5pm
Cost R55 – R385