Bake your own: teatime treats with choux pastry & almond flour | Soetmelksvlei – Babylonstoren

Soetmelksvlei - Babylonstoren Farm Babylonstoren Farm, R45 Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Western Cape

Following a short ride along the picturesque slopes of Simonsberg, we’ll descend towards the historical farmyard, which represents a time when life was simpler and craftsmanship was treasured. Under the guidance of master baker Martjie Malan you will try your hand at creating sweet eclairs and savoury choux puffs made with gruyère cheese and biltong […]

R1500

Distillation: make your own mampoer | Soetmelksvlei – Babylonstoren

Soetmelksvlei - Babylonstoren Farm Babylonstoren Farm, R45 Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Western Cape

Following a short ride along the picturesque slopes of Simonsberg, we’ll descend towards the historical farmyard, which represents a time when life was simpler and craftsmanship was treasured.Here, our distillation expert Marten van Staden will instruct you in the art of making mampoer or witblits. In this workshop you will be guided through the process […]

R1500

Everything’s better with butter: make butter & bake buttermilk rusks | Soetmelksvlei – Babylonstoren

Soetmelksvlei - Babylonstoren Farm Babylonstoren Farm, R45 Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Western Cape

Join us for a buttermaking and buttermilk rusk baking workshop at Soetmelksvlei, a delightful new excursion by Babylonstoren.Here, you will experience the age-old tradition of churning fresh farm milk into butter. See how we separate the cream and follow the simple steps to make your own butter. Under the guidance of master baker Martjie Malan […]

R1500

Leathercraft: an introduction to whipmaking | Soetmelksvlei – Babylonstoren

Soetmelksvlei - Babylonstoren Farm Babylonstoren Farm, R45 Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Western Cape

Please join us for a leathercraft and whipmaking workshop at Soetmelksvlei, a delightful new excursion by Babylonstoren.Here, master tanner and whipmaker Klaas van der Wal will guide you through the steps of cleaning, tanning and cutting sheepskin. You will learn to braid leather strips in an introduction to basic whipmaking. After a hands-on morning in […]

R1500

Bake your own: vegetable galette, quiche & fruit tarts | Soetmelksvlei – Babylonstoren

Soetmelksvlei - Babylonstoren Farm Babylonstoren Farm, R45 Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Western Cape

Join us for a sweet and savoury tart workshop at Soetmelksvlei, a delightful new excursion by Babylonstoren.Here, master baker Martjie Malan will guide you to make rough puff pastry as well as a wholegrain galette dough. The rough puff will be used to make sweet fruit tartlets and savoury quiches. The wholegrain dough will be […]

R1500