ive Events at Bubbles Fest
In addition to the exciting lineup of activities at the Bubbles Fest at Portland Manor, there are three exclusive events that promise to take the celebration of Cap Classique sparkling wines to a whole new level. These gatherings are designed to offer a more intimate and luxurious experience for discerning wine enthusiasts and the opportunity to delve deeper into the world of Cap Classique wines, guided by renowned experts. Tickets for these events are limited, so make sure to secure your spot early for an unforgettable experience at the Bubbles Fest at Portland Manor.
- Bubbles and Bow Ties Dinner – Friday 29 September, 18:30 Venue: Portland Manor House
For those looking to add a touch of elegance to their Bubbles Fest experience, the Bubbles and Bow Ties Dinner is the perfect opportunity. This exquisite dinner will take place in the historic Portland Manor House, where guests will be welcomed with a sparkling arrival drink to set the tone for the evening.
Head winemaker Alvi van der Merwe, the driving force behind Alvi’s Drift, will guide attendees through a delightful four-course meal, carefully crafted to be paired with a selection of Alvi’s Drift finest wines. This exceptional culinary journey is not to be missed, as it promises to tantalise the taste buds and leave a lasting impression.
Adding to the allure of the evening, Cape Wine Master Junel van der merwe will join Alvi to share insights into the art of wine pairing, providing a unique educational aspect to the dinner. Guests will have the opportunity to interact with these esteemed wine experts and gain valuable knowledge about the world of Cap Classique.
Dress code: Elegant. Put on your finest attire and be ready to savour an unforgettable evening of fine dining and exquisite wines in the splendid setting of the Portland Manor House.
- Bubbles Breakfast – Saturday 30 September, 08:30 – 11:00 Venue: Grand Dining Room, Portland Manor House
Rise and shine early on Saturday morning to join the Bubbles Breakfast, hosted by the quirky and energetic Gerrit Maritz of GM&Ahrens. This charming breakfast affair will take place in the grand dining room of the Portland Manor House, creating an atmosphere of old-world charm mixed with contemporary flair.
Guests will be treated to a delectable three-course breakfast, perfectly complemented by a selection of sparkling wines from GM&Ahrens. The combination of delicious food and fine bubbly will kickstart your day in the most delightful way possible.
Dress code: Elegant. Embrace the grace and charm of the occasion by donning your finest attire and enjoying a morning of gastronomic delights.
- Bubbles and Brushes – Saturday 30 September, 13:00 Venue: Portland Manor House Terrace
If you have a flair for creativity and a love for wine, the Bubbles and Brushes event is tailor-made for you. Led by talented artist Helena Grobler, this unique experience allows you to sip on delicious Domaine des Dieux sparkling wines while you explore your artistic side.
All the necessary art supplies, including paints, brushes, and canvas, will be provided, allowing you to unleash your creativity under the guidance of Helena Grobler. Whether you’re an experienced artist or a complete novice, this event promises a fun and relaxed atmosphere where you can create your own art masterpiece.
Dress code: Casual and comfortable. Dress in attire that allows you to freely express yourself through art while enjoying the company of fellow art enthusiasts.