Pinotage & Biltong Festival 2018 - Gauteng

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TIME:    11h00 - 17h00
COST:    R250-R300 per person
VENUE:    Leriba Hotel, Centurion

On the weekend of the 13th & 14th October, the lawns and shady trees on the banks of the Hennops River at the Leriba Hotel and Spa in Centurion near Pretoria, will be a sea of white and purple as wine lovers spend the day tasting and buying some of the best Pinotage’s in South Africa, paired with quality biltong flavours by locally based Billa B & Co Biltong Deli.

The festival concept offers visitors a “Pinotage & Biltong Pairing Card & Tasting Map” which takes participants on a fun “festival route” to discover new Pinotage styles paired with curated biltong and droë wors flavours.

Dress in purple and white. Prizes for best-dressed!

Over and above the free tastings and biltong pairings, visitors can buy wine to enjoy with great eats as well as to take home. Runners with trollies will convey wine to your car.

A new addition this year is the VIP tickets @ R500 pp which guarantees groups of friends and corporates a dedicated reserved seating area, a welcome drink and shared cheese platter on arrival and coffee and a sweet treat in the late afternoon. Limited tickets available per day – so book soon!

Festival Tickets available at R250pp on-line at or or at the gate at R300pp. VIP tickets at R500pp. Under 18’s enter free. The ticket includes a large branded crystal wine glass, free tastings of around 30 wines plus 18 biltong flavours to try out with specially selected wines.

Kids welcome as the venue offers lots of space to play and entertain themselves.

No alcohol will be served to under 18’s. We support responsible drinking and driving and suggest that festival goers make use of the Gautrain, other public transport or Uber.

Visit for more info and directions to the venue. #pinobiltongfest