• Wine Concepts “Finer Things in Life” French Champagne Festival celebrates this year’s event with the theme of “Boas & Bow Ties” on Saturday 9th November 2019

    Join hosts Wine Concepts in celebrating their eighteenth year of staging this prestigious event at the Vineyard Hotel in Newlands. This year, for the first time, we will be hosting the event on a Saturday afternoon and using not only the magnificent Summer Room, but the adjoining gardens too! The event will run from 15h00 to 18h00 along with co-sponsor Legacy Lifestyle.

    We will be offering numerous cuvees for tasting from premium and boutique Champagne Houses of France to tantalize your taste buds.

    You can expect names such as Bollinger, Taittinger, Veuve Clicquot, Piper Heidsick, Lanson, Mumm, Billecart Salmon, Nicolas Feuillatte, Louis Roederer, Pol Roger and many more.

    We encourage attendees to promote the theme by dressing up to represent Boas & Bow Ties, and in so doing stand a chance to win a wonderful prize for the Best Dressed Couple on the day.

    In keeping with The Finer things in life, we will also have luxurious vehicles on display for you to view. Light snacks with a French Flair will be served accompanied by live music and entertainment! Fresh oysters and artisanal chocolates will be on sale for those who care to delight their taste buds further!

    The Champagnes being showcased will be offered at a special discounted price. Prizes for Best Dressed Couple, as well as a lucky draw for purchasers, and attendees on the day!

    The Vineyard Hotel is offering a special stay-over package for this night only. Courtyard facing rooms are R2 985 for a single and R3 440 for a double includes a 2-course dinner in The Square Restaurant on 9th November as well as a Full English breakfast on 10th November.

    Tickets for the Affair cost R500 and can be purchased from Wine Concepts stores, online on www.webtickets.co.za or at the door on the evening.

    Booking is advisable to avoid disappointment

    Imka Webb

    Imka Webb is a freelance digital marketing expert and the digital editor of Food & Home Entertaining magazine.  www.imkawebb.com