Van Ryn’s in Stellenbosch, also known as the brandy gem of the area, has a few treats up their sleeve of events that are perfect for anyone who is always down for sundowners and loves to drink from the cup of knowledge.
Sensational Friday Sundowners and Thursday Trivia Nights at Van Ryn’s include some of life’s greatest pleasures – live music, award-winning brandy, cocktails, platters and great company.
Join them each Friday this November at for a laid-back Friday Sundowner setting against the garden backdrop of the beautiful Provencal-styled distillery. Gorgeous views, the tastiest platters and of course, their award-winning brandy all await you and yours!
Fun fact: People have been enjoying sundowners at Van Ryn’s for over 100 years as the distillery was actually built in 1905 using rocks from the Eerste River.
Dates to book:
- November 12, 19, 26.
- Time: 5pm-8pm
- Location: Van Ryn’s Distillery, Van Ryn Road, Stellenbosch
Entrance is free but you can secure your foodie spot by pre-booking a cheese and charcuterie platter for two at R275, which also includes two complimentary cocktails.
You can do this here:
Or pre-book a table and purchase your drinks and platters at the venue (while stocks last) by sending an email to [email protected]
Fly your intellectual abilities at Van Ryn’s vibrant Trivia Nights on November 25 and December 16.
Band together with your pals who collectively know a little bit about everything, and join in on a flow of good energy, banter and showcase your fun facts.
The trivia nights are set to be hosted by former Springbok winger Egon Seconds, who will be the moderator for two rounds of general questions followed by themed-specific sets, with exciting prizes for the winning team.
Dates to book:
November 25 and December 16
Location: Van Ryn’s Distillery, Van Ryn Road Stellenbosch
R250 per couple and this includes a Van Ryn’s brandy tasting and a cheese and charcuterie platter to share.
You can make your bookings here: Webtickets
To visit the distillery for tastings outside of the special event dates, pop by on Tuesdays to Sundays from 10am to 5pm.