Things To Do in FranschhoekFranschhoek Pass Winery
Where? Franschhoek Pass Road, Franschhoek, Cape Winelands, Western Cape.
When? By appointment only.
How? Call +27 (0)82 559-8063
How much? Price on request
In the scenic valley of Franschhoek, you will discover the Franschhoek Pass Winery. It is a family-owned boutique winery nestled along the slopes of the Franschhoek Pass. They have planted six hectares out of 28 to the varieties of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Noir vines.
Sample some of their wines including the Franschhoek Pass Red Blend, a classic Bordeaux blend of Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon which has aged in French barrels; Franschhoek Pass Rosatre which is low in alcohol lightly pressed from Merlot and Shiraz grapes and perfect for summer evenings; Franschhoek Pass Desert Wine also produced from Shiraz grapes and pairs well with cheese and lastly the Franschhoek Pass Morena Cap Classique which is fermenting for the second time in the bottle.
You’ll also find two hectares of Frantoio and Mission olives planted on the farm. Find serenity and relaxation on this farm by strolling through the olive groves and vineyards and playing some golf at the villa’s own driving range.