If you love First Thursdays, you’re going to love this – Tuning the Vine links some of Cape Town’s most exciting venues for the first #InnerCityWineRoute.
From 5:30 – 9:30 pm on Wednesday 7 October, 11 November and 9 December, the following destinations will be connected on this epic route: Youngblood Art and Culture Gallery, Dorrance Wine Cellar, Signal Hill Winery, Streetfood (from November), Publik Wine Bar, Weinhaus & Biergarten, House of Machines, Bocca, Tjing Tjing Torii and Rooftop Bar, The Gin Bar (behind Honest Chocolate), the Reserve Wine Vault at the Taj, Mint and the Twankey Bar. With the curated mid-week wine adventure offering unique wine experiences at every stop.
Access to the #InnerCityWineRoute adventure costs R150 and tickets can be purchased via Quicket. You get a glass and access to wine tasting across all 13 route venues, as well as crash courses and cellar talks on a first come first served basis. Tickets purchased on the day cost R175. Tickets can be bought and glasses collected at Youngblood on Bree Street and Mint on St Georges Mall.
You can also book a Sommelier Taste Tour for an extra R100 a person. This guided wine adventure which is customised to suit your taste buds lasting about
45 minutes. Tours start from Tjing Tjing.
For an additional R200 a person, you can also indulge in a fabulous sommelier-led food and wine pairing Taste Theatre experience at Tjing Tjing Torii. Booking is essential for these experiences as tickets are limited.