VB’s Annual South African Wine Festival
It’s that time of the year again….VB’s annual SA Wine Festival where we host a dazzling array of Cape wineries (15 plus) at the festival. A veritable feast of wonderful wine, spectacular food and great atmosphere, with wine makers and personalities presenting wines at the tastings and over dinner. Now in its 11th year, the festival is very popular and an occasion to savour; booking early is essential!
These are the fantastic wineries we’ll be celebrating on Thursday 23rd:
Tasting event 5.30-6.45pm £10pp. (Tables cleared at 6.45, it is advised to arrive no later than 6pm.)
Wine dinner 7pm – welcome drink and four courses with a glass of wine per course included in the price £75pp.
Here’s the dinner menu and wine pairings for the evening:
Graham Beck Brut NV
Salad of smoked North Atlantic mackerel
Tender stem broccoli, roasted red beetroot, red quinoa, soft boiled quail’s egg
Vergelegen White 2014
Crown of Guinea fowl
Wilted spinach, chestnut mushrooms, pancetta
Bouchard Finlayson Pinot Noir
Slow roasted medallions of Dorset lamb
Fondant potato, buttered broccoli, Pinotage jus
Kanonkop Pinotage 2016
Vivat Bacchus Cheese Board
Doolhof Malbec 2017
If you wish to be seated with someone who has purchased their tickets separately, please contact us to let us know, otherwise we cannot guarantee that you will be seated together on the night.