Summer is on its way, which means all the fun of eating al fresco. Check out these Grande Provence picnic hampers!

Grande Provence picnic hampers

The heritage wine estate is offering relaxing country-style picnics under majestic oaks in beautifully landscaped gardens in the Franschhoek wine valley.

Packed to the brim with delicious artisanal foods, picnic treats include fresh seasonal fruits, tomato basil & feta tartlet, estate made hummus, local cheeses and preserves, salad, Danish pastries, charcuterie, farm baked ciabatta and a decadent Valrhona chocolate brownie. There’s a special basket for vegetarians filled with alternative mouth-watering eats including roasted vegetables and fresh seasonal fruit added to the mix.

The picnic basket comes with a bottle of Grande Provence’s popular Angels Tears wine as well as still or sparkling water.

Children are in for a treat with a picnic basket filled with chicken strips, seasonal fruit salad and honey yoghurt, ciabatta, crisps, Danish pastries and a Valrhona chocolate brownie. 275ml Appletizer and water are included.

What: Grand Provence picnic hampers – The Grande Country Picnic

Where, when and prices: Grand Provence, Franschhoek wine valley from October 2019 to April 2020 at R700 for two people sharing or R350 for a single basket. The cost per child under the age of 10 is R150 for a kiddie’s basket

Book: Call The Restaurant at Grande Provence a day in advance on 021 876 8600 or email  The picnics at Grande Provence are weather dependent and limited baskets are available per day