Savvy Sauvignon Blanc showcased at Grande Provence collab dinner

Savvy Sauvignon Blanc showcased at Grande Provence collab dinner
Friday, 28 October, 19h00, Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek

Join the summer celebration of diverse Sauvignon Blancs paired masterly with signature dishes enlivened with foraged spring greens at the next Wine & Dine Collaboration at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate on Friday, 28 October.

Showcasing Sauvignon Blancs from Lismore Estate Vineyards, Fryers Cove Vineyards and Shannon Vineyards alongside the award winning Grande Provence rendition, Cellarmaster Matthew van Heerden and Executive Chef Darren Badenhorst are pulling out all the stops.

The evening at The Restaurant at Grande Provence starts with the Lismore Barrel Fermented Sauvignon Blanc 2014 served with confit rabbit and slow smoked pork terrine with a dash of pickled Asian mustard, spiced pear gel, wild vineyard peas and fig caviar.

For the Fryers Cove Bamboes Bay Sauvignon Blanc, Chef Darren has conjured up a West Coast tasting plate of harissa baby squid, white mussel chowder, BBQ lobster and smoked corn and cheddar croquette with bursts of citrus.

The cool climate Grande Provence Wooded Sauvignon Blanc 2015 has been paired with squid ink and tonka bean vanilla risotto and semi cured local hake served with iced beets and a pea sprout salad.

The Shannon Sanctuary Peak Sauvignon Blanc 2016 is the perfect end to the meal with a raw honey and Mauritian vanilla semifreddo with a foundation of white chocolate nougat, passion fruit and a pistachio praline texture.

With the event taking place on a Friday, why not spend a luxurious weekend at the secluded Owner’s Cottage or La Provençale Villa in the Vineyard for group bookings.

The Sauvignon Blanc Wine & Dine Collaboration dinner takes place at The Restaurant at Grande Provence at 19h00.

To book your seat at R695 per person, call 021 876 8600 or e-mail Guests can purchase a mixed case of 12 wines from the participating wineries at a special rate on the evening.

More about Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate
Located in Franschhoek, the heartland of South African wine country, Grande Provence embraces true South African wine heritage, excellent food at The Restaurant and luxury accommodation at The Owner’s Cottage and La Provençale Villa in the Vineyard. Part of The Huka Retreats, Grande Provence also offers guests The Winery, The Jonkershuis, The Gallery, The Sculpture Garden and The Shop. For more information visit, or Twitter @grande_provence.

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Issued by: GC Communications
Contact: Gudrun Clark
Tel: +27 +21-462 0520

On behalf of: Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate
Contact: Suzanne van Dyk

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