Five Reasons Not to Miss the Cab Franc Carnival in Joburg

After the successful Cabernet Franc Carnival in Cape Town which was presented by Avontuur Estate, fans of this unusual varietal will once again get the chance to celebrate their favourite grape varietal in Gauteng on Friday, 2 June 2017 from 17h00 - 21h00. Winemakers and their Cabernet Franc wines will be at the The Wanderers Club in Illovo, Johannesburg, to show off their wines.

Here's five reasons not to miss the Carnival next weekend:

1. All About Quality Cab Francs

It’s the first time you can taste so many quality Cab Francs together in one spot!  The show includes a selection of 4-5* Platter’s 2017 wines from highly acclaimed producers like Warwick, Edgebaston, Hermanuspietersfontein, Raats, Ormonde, Rainbow’s End and more.

2. Delicious Food

Start off your weekend on Friday, 2 June with a first round of tastings, then take a break for one of the Chariots Bar’s famous wood-fired pizza’s or Southern Fried Chicken Burgers, using your R50 food coupon, and return to taste and buy the rest of the wines.

3. Live Jazz

Live light jazz and Latino music will be provided by the Swing Cats Trio which will just add to the weekend vibe in a big way!

4. Boutique Wineries

Discover boutique wineries like Callan Williams’s The Garajeest where passion meets expertise as this ex Ballerina goes for the best wines she can make, with enthusiasm and drive.

5. Delaire Graff Rosé

Try the only Rosé on show when luxury Stellenbosch winery Delaire Graff shows off theirgorgeous softly pink interpretation of the varietal. 

When: Friday 2 June 2017
Where: The Wanderers Club, Illovo Johannesburg
Time: 17h00 - 21h00
Tickets: Save when you buy your tickets by using Good Taste code #CABFRANCCARNIVALGP. Limited to 10 tickets per person.