The Melck family will once again be hosting their annual Harvest Festival at the Muratie Wine Estate in Stellenbosch on Saturday, 2 March 2019. The festival, which takes place from 11:30 onwards under the ancient oaks that guard this historic wine estate, is a celebratory family event featuring good food, fine wine, great company, live music and lots of fun stomping newly-harvested grapes.
On arrival, after a welcoming drink, visitors are bound to want to join in the fun and laughter stomping grapes, and tasting Muratie’s well-loved, award-winning wines. Tractor Rides through the vineyards will take place at set times for the young and young at heart.
An alfresco lunch prepared by Muratie’s Farm Kitchen will follow accompanied by Muratie wines. Relax and savour a memorable afternoon of live music performed by the popular Kitchen Jammin Blues Band.
For R120 pp. you can enjoy the festival and will receive a complimentary welcome drink, or for R150 pp. you’ll have full access to the festival and receive a bottle of Muratie Melck’s Sauvignon Blanc to enjoy while you’re there. The tasting room will have special festival prices, and activities include tractor rides and grape stomping, with prizes available throughout the day.
Festival-goers are advised to book their tickets in advance to avoid disappointment.