#DrinkChenin Day

Join the Chenin Blanc Association and our members in celebrating #DrinkChenin Day on 15 June 2018 - our favourite day of the entire year!

We will be be devoting the month leading up to 15 June by highlighting ALL of the reasons to love South African Chenin Blanc, posting fun facts, taking you on culinary journey and giving you the chance to win some fantastic Chenin and other great prizes along the way. Make sure to have your glasses ready on the 15th, where we'll be giving away the ULTIMATE CHENIN LOVER'S PRIZE to one very lucky winner!

Don't forget to JOIN our Event Page for updates and follow us on Facebook and Instagram so that you don't miss out.



Stock up on Avondale Amina Chenin blanc 2015 to celebrate international #DrinkChenin Day on 15 June 2018. Email wine@avondalewine.co.za  with the subject DRINK CHENIN to receive 15% off your order of 6 or more!

Botha Kelder

Botha Kelder Chenin Blancs paired with Asparagus Quiche. Served all day for everyone visiting our cellar door. Complimentary pairing (no charge).
For more details visit www.bothakelder.co.za

Breedekloof Makers

Keep an eye open for the Breedekloof Makers www.breedekloof.com/breedekloof-makers #DrinkChenin #BreedekloofMakers playlist. Songs paired with Chenin Blanc! The playlist with the most ‘likes’ and comments on #DrinkChenin day on 15 June, wins a case of Breedekloof Makers Chenin.

Darling Cellars

#DrinkChenin with #DarlingCellar and WIN!
For more details visit www.darlingcellars.co.za

De Wet Cellar

Launching Single Vineyard Chenin Blanc 2017.
For more details visit www.dewetcellar.co.za

Durbanville Hills

In celebration of #DrinkChenin day, you stand a chance to win a case (6 x 750ml bottles) of Durbanville Hills Chenin Blanc. Just share a photo of you enjoying your Durbanville Hills wine and use the hashtag #DHViews.
Remember: Your image must have a bottle of Durbanville Hills wine or the Durbanville Hills winery in it.
Special offers include a pairing of Chevin, Dried Guava and Chocolate with a glass of Chenin Blanc for only R55. Also purchase a bottle of Chenin Blanc for only R50. This offer is only available at our Tasting Room on 15 June 2018. See you there!


Tasting Room
Start each wine tasting with a comparative tasting of our two Chenin Blancs, one from Paarl and the other from Darling. We will pair this with a toasted crostini topped with our Traditional Chevin goats milk cheese and a drizzle of Chenin Blanc conserve.
Goatshed Restaurant
Our daily special will be paired with a unfiltered component of our 2018 Paarl Chenin Blanc.
For more details, contact Neil du Plessis at neil@fairview.co.za.

Fleur du Cap

Whip up a batch of scrumptious salt & pepper calamari with their delicious recipe – a great pairing with the Fleur du Cap Chenin Blanc! See their Facebook page for details.

Huis van Chevallerie

Sunday Lunch club: 10 June 2018 www.mattmanningchef.com/sunday-lunch-club
Forti bar in Menlyn, Pretoria - Bottomless Filia Day see www.facebook.com/ChevallerieZA
For more details, contact Christa von La Chevallerie at christa@huisvanchevallerie.com.


Leopard’s Leap

Leopard’s Leap will have complentary tastings of the Leopard’s Leap Chenin Blanc Caipirinha wine cocktails on 15 June at the the tasting room.
Visitors will also be able to taste both Leopard’s Leap Classic Chenin Blanc 2018 and the Leopard’s Leap Culinaria Chenin Blanc 2016.
For more information please contact Liné Smit at ls.marketing@leopardsleap.co.za.

Buy 6 x Chenin Blanc 2018 and enter to stand a chance to win a Flash Food and Slow Wine Pairing for two people (valued at R200) - winner to be announced on the 16 June 2018
Promote the Winter Flash Food and Slow Wine Pairing as the Chenin Blanc is paired with the Sundried Tomato Soup
New B & B pizza - roasted butternut, bacon, feta crumble, caramelized onion, pumpkin seeds, mozzarella / cheddar, fresh rocket and glass of Chenin Blanc 2018 for R120
These specials run from 4th – 15th June 2018
For more details contact Kyla-Leigh Burger at neethlingshof@stonepinewines.co.za


Join Perdeberg for a Chenin blanc taste sentation as we pair three of our Chenins with different seafood delights: 15 – 22 June.


Launch of the Rhebokskloof Bosstok Chenin blanc 2018 on #DrinkChenin day in the tasting room.
For more information contact Henrico van Lill at henrico@rhebokskloof.co.za


Best be prepared #DrinkChenin Day is on its way!
Save 20% when you stock up on Chenin Blanc by using the code #drinkchenin on our online store.
For details go to http://fal.cn/yNr1

Wildekrans Wine Estate

Celebrate #DrinkChenin Day on June 15th, 2018, at Wildekrans Wine Estate with Chenin Blanc tastings available on the farm, including a vertical tasting of our Barrel Select Chenin Blanc.

Villiera Wines

Celebrating Chenin Day at Villiera Wines. Buy 5 bottles of Chenin Blanc and get the 6th for free – valid only for orders placed on the 15th June.
For more details contact Lizé van Litsenborgh at tastingroom@villiera.com.



Arjen bij Engelenburg
Lotte Wolf by Restaurant Bridges

Chenin Blanc After Work in Stockholm on the 15th of June.
The event will take place between 16:00-21:00 at the legendary "Eriks Vinbar" at Gondolen Restaurant, Stockholm.







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In celebration of the fact that Chenin Blanc is considered a food friendly wine, we are inviting you to celebrate the month leading up to International #DrinkChenin day on a culinary journey with us, and discover the diversity of Chenin for yourself.

Recipes paired with Chenin Blanc:

Avondale and FABER restaurant:
White Bean Veloute

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Oven Roasted Duck

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Darling Cellars:
Thai Green Curry

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Delaire Graff:
Buffalo Mozzarella salad


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Franschhoek Cellar:
Curried Dahl and
Coconut Soup

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Orange and Granadilla Tiramisu


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Ken Forrester and 96 Winery Road:
Ketaifi Salmon with Wasabi mayo

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Kleine Zalze and Terroir restaurant:
Prawn Risotto


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Cilantro and Lime Marinated Chicken Breast Salad

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Chilli-cream Prawns


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Fresh Mussels


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Norwegian Smoked Salmon and
Cream Cheese Quiche

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Chicken Curry


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Vetkoek and Curried Mince


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Goats Cheese and Guava Panna Cotta

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Farmer Angus Smoked Bacon and Trout Vichyssoise

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Chicken Briyani


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Asian inpsired Salmon Trout


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Chenin Blanc Association of South Africa