New Adventures At Spier Wine Farm Embracing heritage, family values, simplicity and fresh, farm-grown food. Spier wine farm invites you to join us as we embrace our heritage and the abundant beauty that we find ourselves surrounded by. Offering a variety of renewed experiences, from tasting our award-winning wine, to a delicious meal at our farm-to-table restaurant, Eight; Spier would like to welcome you and your family to our beautiful farm. Why not start the day off with a stroll across to our wine tasting room, on the banks of the farm dam, to sample some of our wines, paired with delectable treats. The new wine tasting venue features an iconic chandelier – by renowned artists Heath Nash from 334 recycled Spier wine bottles. Hanging above the state-of-the-art tasting counter, the Chandelier weighs a grand 370kgs. Spier Wine Tasting Room – we love the chandelier Spier’s restaurant, Eight, is the perfect location to enjoy a delicious brunch or lunch. Choose from a variety of dishes prepared with the freshest ingredients. Eight’s chef, Lolli, uses vegetables grown on the Spier Farm and our meat comes from animals raised on our pastures. For a more informal dining experience, why not stretch out on the verdant lawns, under the shade of a tree and enjoy a lazy picnic packed with delicious treats? Eight To-Go picnics The renewed Spier experience incorporates both the past and present, to offer fun, enjoyable and relaxing activities for both young and old. Absorb the peace and tranquillity of the indigenous Protea garden as you wander along the banks of the Eerste River, or for something a little different, why not try a tour through our vineyards on a Segway? Guaranteed fun, Segway tours allow you to glide effortlessly across the farm and take in the sights and sounds of your surroundings while learning about Spier’s recycling initiatives. Segway tour through the Vineyards A visit to Eagle Encounters provides a fantastic activity for both parents and children to enjoy. There aren’t many people in the world that can say they have had the chance to cuddle a barn owl, or to hold a Wahlberg’s eagle. Eagle Encounter Heading back in time, visitors can learn more about the early wine industry and the history of the slave trade through the audio tour of the Spier farmstead, Gables. Beautifully presented, the tour incorporates an audio performance of a story written by acclaimed playwright Brett Bailey. Explore the farm and its surroundings while a mixture of fact and fiction is woven together to lift the curtain on the past and draw you into the world of Sannie de Goede, a ficitonal ghost from yester-year, as she tells you about her life as a slave on the wine farm 200 years ago. For those wanting to extend their visit and spend more time immersed in the beauty of Spier, why not book a night or two at our luxurious Spier Hotel? We are proud to be able to share our magical world with you and wait with anticipation for your arrival. Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.