What better way to lead in the festive season than with a tasting of South Africa’s finest in brandy, courtesy of luxury portfolio FINE BRANDY. BY DESIGN™? A line-up of exclusive, internationally award-winning brandies will be on offer at Die Bergkelder in Stellenbosch on Thursday, December 1, presented by brandy expert Helmuth Kisting. Brandies will include the potstill voted the Worldwide Best Brandy at this year’s International Wine & Spirit Competition in London – the limited-edition Van Ryn’s Collection Reserve 20 Year Old. Others include Collison’s White Gold, Oude Meester Demant, Van Ryn’s 10 Year Old Vintage, Klipdrift Gold and Oude Meester Reserve 12 Year Old to provide an interesting spectrum of older and younger connoisseur brandies.
To start, refreshing and delicious brandy cocktails featuring Collison’s White Gold and Flight of the Fish Eagle will be served.
All brandies in the line-up are regular medalists on international competitive events. Van Ryn’s is a four-time winner of the International Wine & Spirit Competition’s Worldwide Best Brandy title and also a three-time winner of the International Spirits Challenge Best Brandy trophy.
One lucky guest will take home a selection of these acclaimed brandies.
Die Bergkelder tastings take place the first Thursday of every month and feature a selection of premium wines, brandies and whiskies. Whatever you buy on the evening will be available to you at 10% discount, so think about stocking up on festive gifts too.
Date: Thursday, December 1, 2011
Time: 17:30 for 18:00
Venue: Die Bergkelder, Stellenbosch
Cost: R60 per person, including the brandy cocktails, tasting and light supper.
Booking: Places are limited so booking is essential. Contact Melanie on +27.218098025 to reserve your seat.