Looking for something to do this festive season? Try a picnic at Spier!

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A delicious Spier Christmas picnic. (Photo: Supplied/Spier)
A delicious Spier Christmas picnic. (Photo: Supplied/Spier)

Two key ingredients make the perfect picnic: natural beauty and a variety of farm-fresh food choices.

At Spier's historic wine farm, both are in abundance.

Spier in Stellenbosch is one of South Africa’s oldest wine farms and a well-known Western Cape landmark.

Visitors are now able to enjoy the new Riverside picnic area – a serene spot with panoramic views of the Helderberg and soothing sounds of the meandering Eerste River.

Nestled amongst big granite boulders alongside the dam, the spot’s ideal for soaking up the sun while devouring a deliciously fresh summer picnic and Spier’s award-winning wines.

Parents can head over to the werf – situated next to the Elemental Play Garden – where the little ones can play with carefree abandon.

Visitors are now able to enjoy the new Riverside p
Visitors are now able to enjoy the new Riverside picnic area. (Photo: Supplied/Spier)

What about a Christmas picnic?

Visitors to Spier Wine farm can also feast on a special festive picnic basket, which is exclusively available on Christmas Day.

Packed with Yuletide cheer and merry flavours, this picnic basket will ensure you and your loved ones celebrate Christmas in culinary delight under the shade of an ancient oak tree.

Inside your basket you will find plenty to enjoy, including studded gammon, rotisserie lamb, and cheese, crackers and festive jam.

Save space for mince pies and tantalisingly tasty Tiramisu!

In your basket:
  • Vadas baguette with chicken liver pate, spicy saffron & pear chutney
  • Cheese and crackers with festive jam
  • Lentil and quinoa salad with pickled cranberries & walnuts
  • Grilled broccoli salad with a creamy dressing, anchovies, parmesan, sourdough croutons & bacon bits
  • Roast chicken with stuffing featuring herbs, lemon and mustard
  • Rotisserie leg of lamb with a side of Tzatziki
  • Studded gammon with roast pineapple and brandy & maple glaze
  • Tiramisu with maraschino cherry
  • Vadas mince pies 

WHEN: 25 December 2021

TIME: 12:00pm

COST: R750 per person, R250 per child under 12

Book now to secure your feast.


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