Author: Bianca

Is there any better way to celebrate National Heritage Day than spending it at one of South Africa’s finest wine farms? On the 24th of September, honour our national treasures by wining and dining with Backsberg’s South African inspired lunch menu and pairing platter. Guests will be welcomed with a glass...

There is something so distinguished about a wine connoisseur who has great knowledge of wine and can fully appreciate the art of wine tasting.  At Backsberg, we believe that there is more to wine tasting than the swirl, sniff and sip. We believe in taking the time to appreciate the full...

For the first time in Cape Wine history, ten producers spanning Stellenbosch and Paarl will gather around the striking mountain that unites them, to provide visitors with a 360 degree tasting experience of the majestic Simonsberg, where wine has been grown since the 17th century. It has taken months of planning...

The much-anticipated Backsberg Dis-Chem Rotary MTB will be heading your way on Sunday, 19 August 2018. Once again hosted at the Backsberg estate, this annual race aims to provide a scenic route to enthusiastic cyclists in one of the most picturesque parts of South Africa. It also happens to feature...

Searching for the perfect winter activity? Then look no further than Backsberg Estate Cellars. Situated in the estate’s atmospheric Historic Vat Cellar, Brandy & Blues at Backsberg is an experience unlike any other. Guests can expect to enjoy live entertainment by some of South Africa’s most formidable blues artists, a glass...