Avontuur sponsored Jock calls it a day

Avontuur Estate was proud to have been a sponsor of local long-standing jock sensation, MJ Byleveld, who is looking ahead to a full recovery and subsequently retirement from horse racing. MJ had a close on twelve year association with Avontuur Estate as sponsors. “It was an honour to be associated with a prestigious brand. I […]

BSA Cape Yearling Sale

Taking place on Sunday, 27th of February at Kenilworth Racecourse, is this year’s Bloodstock South Africa Cape Yearling Sale. Avontuur Thoroughbred Farm proudly present three top class yearling colts at this sale, listed as follows: Lot 4 – TYPICALLY FRENCH (Var x La Normandie) Lot 109 – VOLCANIC (Erupt x Baltic Beauty) Lot 128 – […]

Wine & Macaron Pairings at our Tasting Room

All in the spirit of the month of love, Avontuur Estate is running a wine pairing special from Saturday, 12th of February until Sunday, 20th of February. Join us at our Tasting Room for a specially curated Wine and Macaron pairing. Bookings are essential, at R150 per person. Contact our tasting room to book your […]

CTS Cape Premier Yearling Sale is upon us

The annual Cape Thoroughbred Sales Cape Premier Yearling Sale takes place this coming Sunday, 6th of February, at the popular De Grendel Wine Estate in the Northern Suburbs. Avontuur Thoroughbred Farm is proud to once again be sending a prized draft through, which will be available for viewing ahead of the sale from Thursday, 3 […]

Art & Equus Exhibition

In The Eye Of The Beholder Internationally renowned as the home of fine wines and fast horses, and a landmark on the R44 that connects the historic towns of Stellenbosch and Somerset West, the magnificent Avontuur Estate will host an extraordinarily unique ‘Art & Equus Exhibition’ from 12 January to 13 February 2022. The time-honoured […]

Savoury and Sweet Sensation Pairing

Our Tasting Room has put together an exciting taste sensation pairing, making sure you head into the Cape Summer season feeling inspired by our local pairing flavours. Enjoy 4 of our select wines, paired with 4 locally made bespoke flavourfully infused savoury and sweet biscuits – a perfect pairing amongst friends! For just R120 per […]

20 year Anniversary for Avontuur Estate Restaurant

Who could have guessed? On the 1.11.2002 we started working on the beautiful Avontuur Estate. In this time we have served thousands of meals, poured gallons of wine, popped hundreds of champagne bottles, arranged many weddings, many memorials, been part of surprise engagements, beautiful christenings, 21sts, 30ths, 40ths, 50ths even a 99th birthday celebration. We […]

Join us: Mares and Foals walk on 28 October

We will be hosting a guided walk for you to enjoy around our farm on Thursday 28th October at 9am, where you can partake in the guided walk to see our brand new foals. Added to this, one can indulge in a delicious wine and nougat pairing, plus enjoy a R100 voucher to use at the Avontuur Restaurant […]

Avontuur Estate partners with Warren-Stone Weddings to bring your wedding to life

We have exciting news to share with you all! Avontuur will be partnering with the brilliant Warren-Stone Weddings and Events for in house coordination. Our team has thoroughly enjoyed getting to know everyone from the Warren-Stone company and we’re so looking forward to working along side them in our Events and Wedding Coordination. For all […]

Avontuur Estate October 2021 Newsletter

Our brand new WEBSITE has officially launched! The new look, functional and informative website highlights all that Avontuur Estate has on offer. We are fast approaching the end of the year and there is plenty to look forward to – Whales in our bays, budding new growth on our vines, and a few extra smiles […]