Wine estates of the Garden Route sparkle

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Wine estates along the Garden Route offer a sampling of an array of beautiful award winning wines in breath-taking surroundings. Plettenberg Bay (AKA the Plett Wine Route), has been classified as a “Wine of Origin” region and the route between Knysna and Plett offers some of the most beautiful wine estates in the country with sun-kissed bouquets and gourmet fare. Let’s take a look at two prominent vineyards along the Garden Route…

Two beautiful wine estates worth visiting:

Packwood is an award winning vineyard & country estate on the Garden Route between Plettenberg Bay & Knysna. The estate also has a working dairy farm.

Packwood is an award winning vineyard & country estate along the Garden Route. The estate also has a working dairy farm. 

What sets Packwood apart from other wine estates?

For more information:
Packwood Estate
Tel: + 27 (0) 44 532 7614 | Mobile: +27 (0) 82 253 9621

– An award-winning vineyard in a prime position on a gently rolling hill 330 metres above sea level.

– Amazing views and surrounded by indigenous forest; the sounds of nature in abundance.

– A fully operational dairy farm with 950 resident Jersey cows.

– Award-winning handcrafted wines and bubbly, courtesy of the Sauvignon blanc, Chardonnay, & Pinot noir cultivars.

– Homemade cheese platters featuring delicacies from the estate’s farm.

– Easily accessed from both Plett or Knysna for wine tasting & cheese platters or bookable self catering cottages for country style accommodation on a working vineyard.

Bramon Wine Estate, is a boutique estate situated 20km East of Plettenberg Bay at The Crags.

Bramon Wine Estate, is a boutique estate situated 20km East of Plettenberg Bay at The Crags.

What sets Bramon apart from other wine estates?

For more information:
Bramon Wine Estate
Tel: + 27 (0) 44 534 8007 | Restaurant: +27 (0) 73 833 8183

– A boutique wine estate with an impressive 250 ton Cellar capacity.

– Prime positioning, sitting just 20km East of Plettenberg Bay.

– Award winning harvests including a sparkling Methode Cap Classique & a still Sauvignon blanc.

– An organic vineyard restaurant overlooking the Tsitsikamma mountains & The Elephant Sanctuary.

–  Wines at the restaurant that can be obtained at the cellar price.

– A Tasting Centre on the N2 where one can sample & purchase an array of Bramon wines.

Wine estates of the Garden Route are on the rise.

Wine is bottled poetry. – Robert Louis Stevenson

Photo Credits: Packwood Wine Estate, Sharyn Hodges Photography, and Bramon Wine Estate.


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