Pop the bubbles. Cap Classique Affair 2023 is here!
Step into a world of bubbly elegance as we uncork a celebration like no other at the Cap Classique Affair on Saturday, 4 November 2023. Hosted at Simonsig, the birthplace of Cap Classique, this dazzling event, now in its third edition, promises an unforgettable day of celebration, filled with the finest Cap Classique from over 20 of the best producers in South Africa, as well as delicious food to complete the experience.
Dress to Impress:
The theme for this year is “Life in Colour”, so come dressed in your brightest and most vibrant outfits. Think rainbow hues, flower crowns, and anything that celebrates life in all its colours. There will be prizes for the best-dressed guests sponsored by the participating producers and Fieldbar, so don’t be shy! Need some inspiration? Visit the official Pinterest board here.
Taste the Stars:
Joining Simonsig is an exciting line-up, from renowned wineries to boutique producers. These include Louisvale, Koelenhof, Graham Beck, Bon Courage, Ken Forrester, Alvi’s Drift, Genevieve MCC, L’Ormarins, Haute Cabriere, Villiera, Plaisir and Boschendal, amongst others. Indulge in an exquisite selection of Cap Classique – from crisp and refreshing Brut to the sweet elegance of Nectar, there’s a sparkling delight to please every palate.
Explore a diverse range of food offerings to complement your bubbly experience: delectable gourmet sandwiches from Toebroodjie, an array of artisanal dishes and sumptuous oysters, as well as delightful ice-cream from the Franschhoek Creamery. Feit Coffee will be there to provide a caffeine pick-me-up, and the Ardagh water station will be on site to keep you refreshed and hydrated throughout the day.
Delight your Senses:
Dance under the sun or relax in a cozy corner, soaking up the captivating rhythms of live music by talented local band, AKiMBO.
Embark on an unforgettable vineyard drive experience with Suzuki Stellenbosch, taking in the scenic beauty of the surroundings. Plus, don’t miss the chance to capture memorable moments in our interactive 360-degree photo booth or in one of the many colourful spots around the farm.
Tasted through the wines and fallen in love with some? Sit back, relax and enjoy Cap Classique by the bottle from the Cap Classique Bar or order straight from the individual producers for delivery to your doorstep or to take home with you.
Tasting tokens will be loaded on the tocos app as part of our commitment to sustainability. We recommend you download the app prior to your arrival. If you run into any issues, we will have toco representatives to assist throughout the day.
Tastings end at 4pm, but the Cap Classique bar will remain open for sales by the bottle until 6pm.
Keeping it exclusive, only 450 tickets have been made available to purchase and are unfortunately SOLD OUT.
Each ticket includes 20 Cap Classique tastings, a glass of Cap Classique and snack on arrival, a crystal wine glass to take home and access to all day live entertainment.
We encourage you to make use of Uber, Bolt or a taxi service such as Stellenbosch Taxis.
Let’s toast to life in full colour!
Note: This will be a photographed and recorded event. Attendees must be of a legal drinking age to attend. Please drink responsibly.