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Best Off-the-Beaten-Track Wine Routes in South Africa

Best Off-the-Beaten-Track Wine Routes in South Africa

Most first time visitors to Cape Town spend at least one day in the winelands. While most people have heard the likes of Constantia, Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek, there are so many other wine routes that offer hidden gems that only true wine insiders know about. These lesser known routes are recommended for people that... Read more »

Why Pinot Noir Lovers Must Visit the Hemel-en-Aarde Wine Valley on a Trip to South Africa

Why Pinot Noir Lovers Must Visit the Hemel-en-Aarde Wine Valley on a Trip to South Africa

Explore Sideways is all about getting off the beaten track and into some of the lesser known wine regions of the Western Cape. One of our favorite regions is the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley, nestled between the mountains north of the quaint, coastal town of Hermanus. This cool climate region is an hour and a half drive... Read more »

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Foodie Focus: Carolyn Martin from Creation on Food & Wine Pairing

It’s no secret how much we love the food and wine experience at Creation Wine Estate in Hemel-en-Aarde Valley. The Creation wine and canapé pairing is one of the highlights on our “Best of Hemel-en-Aarde Valley Tour” and we receive nothing short of rave reviews from every guest that experiences it. Quite honestly, there are... Read more »