With hundreds of impressive farms and estates to choose from, you are spoilt for choice and may need guidance in where best to do your tasting. It’s therefore essential to have a local expert guiding you to the best of them, which is exactly what our Sommelier on Board Brent Bartlett will do.
Jan Braai is the author of three best selling books on the topic of Braai, which have been translated into a numerous languages and published internationally. He is the presenter of a highly acclaimed television show ‘Jan Braai vir Erfenis’ now in its 10th season. He’s just the guy to give you an ultimate South African braai experience.
Your experience will start with a visit to the Oranjezicht Food Market to meet the founder Sheryl Ozinsky, and some of the locals who frequent it. Enjoy breakfast before shopping for the organic ingredients you will need to cook with Jade at her home.
Let Ozzy work his coffee magic on you, grinding the beans and brewing the hot drink as you watch and chat, drinking it and inhaling the aroma, taste and full-bodied flavor while thinking about its story – is an experience – and form of art, not to be missed.
For us sundowners are a celebration. They are about being outside when dusk falls and relaxing into the beauty of the surrounds with a drink in hand, while watching the sun disappearing into the sea or mountain.