Looking for Rare Wine Gems? Look no further than the Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Showcase

This is definitely one for the Wine Event Calendar!  Happening next month in Cape Town and Johannesburg:

  • Cape Town: Thursday, 17 August 2017
  • Johannesburg: Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Thus is will be the ideal opportunity to taste these very rare auction wines, while chatting to some of the best winemakers in the country about their masterpieces!

This is what you should know about the Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Showcase:

“Made in small volumes with creative flair exclusively for the auction by the Guild’s members, these wines will go under the hammer in Stellenbosch on Saturday, 30 September.  Over and above the sought after 2017 auction wines, the members of the Guild will also be representing some of their flagship offerings sold under their own labels.

Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Showcase, BoozyFoodie, Wine Events Johannesburg, Wine Events August 2017
Pouring rare wines at Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Showcase

The Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction will take place on Saturday, 30 September 2017 from 09h00 at Spier Conference Centre in the Stellenbosch Winelands. The auction is open to the public. Telephonic and proxy bidding options are also available to those unable to attend in person. Registration for the Auction and VIP Lounge will close on Wednesday, 20 September. To find out more and to purchase tickets to the VIP lounge on auction day, visit: http://www.capewinemakersguild.com, email info@capewinemakersguild.com or call Tel: +27 (0)21 852 0408.

Miles Mossop, The Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction, BoozyFoodie, Wine events Johannesburg, Wine Events August 2017
Miles Mossop, chairman of the Cape Winemakers Guild

Showcase-goers will have the opportunity to contribute towards the Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Development Trust by bidding on rare signed bottles from previous Guild auctions during the Silent Auction. Founded in 1999, the Development Trust seeks to sustain the health of the wine industry by educating, training and empowering young talent through initiatives such as the Protégé Programme, a highly acclaimed mentorship scheme for upcoming winemakers and viticulturists.” (as per Press Release, because they just say it better).

Here are the dates!

Cape Town Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction Showcase
Thursday, 17 August 2017
Cape Town International Convention Centre – Grand Ballroom (First Floor)
18:00 – 21:00
R300 per person, includes a tasting glass

Johannesburg Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction Showcase
Wednesday, 23 August 2017
The Atrium, Nedbank Sandton, 135 Rivonia Road
18:00 – 21:00
R300 per person, includes a tasting glass
Tickets can be purchased via Webtickets

Info and images supplied via PR

 

 

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