Written Photography by Di Brown 2017
Welcome to Ormonde Darling
The home of Ormonde Wines is located in the heart of Darling, South Africa
Ormonde Private Cellar is located on the rolling hills of Darling and offers the perfect way to spend your day in a family friendly environment with loads to taste, learn and see. Here are our top reasons to visit this celebrated family vineyard of Ormonde Darling.
1. The Wines of Ormonde Darling
Ormonde Wines is a celebrated family vineyard with numerous awards!
The principle behind the flagship wine, Ormonde, is simple. Each year it must represent the finest wines from the best grapes they select.
Ormonde Private Cellar produces the Alexanderfontein range of wines that are wonderfully aromatic and accessible on the palate, reflecting the terrior of the region in cultivar, character and style.
Ormonde Private Cellar also produces the Ondine range which showcases an array of wines with which to entice your pallet.
2. Chocolate and Wine Pairing
Enjoy a decadent Chocolate and Wine Pairing at Ormonde Wines. R60 per person.
3. Ormonde Darling Picnic Hampers
The contents of the Ormonde picnic hamper vary and it is based on the availability and seasonality of produce, but here is a sample of what you can expect on the picnic platter: a loaf of Freshly baked Artisan bread, selection of award winning boutique cheeses, Merlot poached pear, country pâté with port wine jelly, herb salad, onion marmalade, olives, smoked cold cuts and a hand full of nuts.
Order a picnic platter for 2 at R150 per platter.
4. MTB Trails through the Vineyards
Bring your bike and enjoy the MTB Trails through the Vineyards and see the beautiful views that Darling is famous for!
Open: Monday – Friday 09h00 – 16h00, Saturday 09h00 – 15h00, Sundays Closed
Where: Mount Pleasant Street, Darling
Take the road less travelled in the West Coast Way
For more information on West Coast Way Routes and the list of 101+ Things To See And Do in the Cape West Coast, visit our eventspage. Choose to go on a self-guided adventure drive by following the routes, or book an air-conditioned trip to top West Coast attractions in South Africa.