Chilled Picnic Vibes at Durbanville Hills Wines

Something very cool and laid back Capetonians can take part in or enjoy this summer…..

Durbanville Hills Wines is offering picnics for the Summer season and they have one of the best scenic views of the the city…i.e. Table Mountain, Table Bay, the rolling hills and adjoining vineyards at Durbanville Hills.

The hand-woven wicker basket includes a bottle of Durbanville Hills Merlot Rosé, a selection of bread and pâté with homemade chutney, sticky BBQ chicken breasts, tomato and fresh herb salsa with a sweet chili yogurt dressing, caramelised onion, vegetable and brie quiche, sesame beef salad with pine nuts, honey mustard dressing and parmesan shavings, marinated olives, local cheeses and preserves, sweet treats and biscotti to end.


The kids can tuck into the “5 Ants” picnic which includes yummy treats such as chicken sosaties, pizza lollipops, cocktail tomatos, carrot and cucumber sticks, biscuits,marshmallows and fruit juice before shedding some energy on the free-form jungle gym.

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The picnics are available from now until April 2015.   Khuphani abantu benu, umzali or  niphume netshomi nje!

Price: R 315 per basket which is ample for two people sharing.  R 80 per kid

Bookings:  At least 48 hours in advance during the week and for weekend picnics.  Book on the Friday by 12:00.

Contact: or 021 558 1300.

About Author


Thuli Gogela is a Food Technologist with 8 years of experience developing products in food manufacturing. She is dedicated to discovering wholesome traditional dishes and recipes with a distinctive taste from different parts of the African continent. Thuli is well known for her food blog, Mzansi Style Cuisine which was established in 2010. She saw a gap in the traditional food market that people were hungry for. From there, it didn’t take long to build her brand. In 2013, she started writing a recipe column for the Cape Times for and has collaborated with some of the biggest brands in South Africa namely, Knorr, Nedeburg Wines, First Choice and Spekko rice. Not only does Thuli feature traditional African dishes, she’s also open to developing recipes, food consultations and brand collaborations.

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