Vino in Piazza – Wines of Italy 2021

Vino in Piazza – Wines of Italy 2021

“Wines of Italy – An authentic Italian Experience” Vino in Piazza is an annual “Made in Italy” event, presented by the Embassy of Italy, the Consulate General of Italy in Johannesburg, the Italian Trade Agency, and the Italian Chamber of...
Clash of the Chefs | 9 October 2021

Clash of the Chefs | 9 October 2021

Idiom joined a league of 8 restaurants whose chefs prepared a course each at the 2021 Clash of the Chefs event in aid of charity, Isabelo, in Franschhoek. The Idiom Restaurant, owned by the Bottega family, is headed up by Chef Clinton Jacobs who presented and created...
Idiom August Newsletter | 7 Days of Shiraz & Venison

Idiom August Newsletter | 7 Days of Shiraz & Venison

(Another) Seven Days of Shiraz and Venison at Idiom Wines! In collaboration with Shiraz SA. Special menu extended to 5th September 2021 SA’s new National Shiraz Day in August mirrors International Shiraz Day on 16 February. “Winter is not only the season...
Idiom July Newsletter | Restaurant Closure & Online Wine Sales

Idiom July Newsletter | Restaurant Closure & Online Wine Sales

PLANNED REOPENING 23 JULY Winter is here! Wind, rain and cold weather have taken over the Helderberg which means it is time for red wine at home around a fire and for our culinary and hospitality team to take their well earned annual break. As you all know, President...
Inside Guide : The 30 Best Wine-Tasting Farms in the Cape

Inside Guide : The 30 Best Wine-Tasting Farms in the Cape

Sip your way through the Cape Winelands. Cape Town is bordered by not one, but six, venerable viticultural regions – all less than an hour’s drive from the city centre – where hundreds of wineries beckon, with the promise of wide-open spaces, stunning outlooks and...
June 2021 Newsletter: Idiom Restaurant 5th Anniversary Lunch

June 2021 Newsletter: Idiom Restaurant 5th Anniversary Lunch

IDIOM RESTAURANT & TASTING CENTRE IS TURNING 5! Join us for an anniversary lunch to celebrate. Five years ago, in June 2016, the Idiom Restaurant & Tasting Centre opened its doors to the public, thereby creating a hearth and home to showcase the Bottega...
Idiom Viognier Wins at Viognier Challenge

Idiom Viognier Wins at Viognier Challenge

We are so proud to be able to share this exciting win for our Idiom Viognier! “The inaugural Viognier Challenge was held at Vrede and Lust on Tuesday, March 16th 2021. There were 24 entries of single-variety wines, with no limitation made on whether they were...