One&Only Cape Town’s Wine studio offers one of the most balanced and diverse wine collections on the continent.
The Wine Studio, a sleek and sophisticated space showcasing a sampling of the resort’s offering, is where guests of the resort can discover sensational wine journeys such as the Sip & Savour and Wine Blending experiences.
The space is also open daily to all between 4pm to 7pm for walk-ins and the chance to interact with Luvo Ntezo, Resort Head Sommelier, over a glass of wine, as well as to visitors who have booked a special Cap Classique Afternoon Tea experience.
The Wine Studio is also available as a private dining room, providing the perfect canvas for hosting a variety of celebrations from cocktail parties to formal dinners. The One&Only Cape Town team of highly trained and experienced chefs curate the perfect menu to suit the occasion, with the option of expert wine pairing by Luvo.
To celebrate the launch of The Wine Studio, One&Only Cape Town has also introduced several exciting new events and experiences dedicated to the discovery, enjoyment, and celebration of fine South African wines.
The Wine Studio Dinner Collection – Wine Wit and Studio Smarts
Guests can join Luvo in The Wine Studio for an evening of “Wine Wit and Studio Smarts”. The event includes a reverse wine pairing, whereby guests are presented with a selection of wines for each course and are encouraged to decide on their ideal match. All Studio dinners include a delicious four-course set menu prepared by the resort chefs.
When: 27th May, 29th July and 30th September from 6pm onwards
Chef & the Vine
This is series of sophisticated yet relaxed evenings featuring winemakers from some of the top local wine farms in the region and showcasing local flavours from One&Only Cape Town’s signature restaurant, Ochre.
Ochre serves contemporary South African cuisine and is headed by Resort Executive Chef, Chris Mare. The Chef & the Vine calendar is made up of an esteemed line-up of premium wine estates, all with decades, sometimes centuries, of experience in winemaking, vast knowledge of the South African wine landscape and a plethora of interesting wine tales.
Chef & the Vine confirmed dinners:
– 25 June: Hamilton Russel from a third popular wine-producing region, the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley and are widely considered the nation’s specialists of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay
– 27 August: Thelema from the famous Stellenbosch wine region and are one of the most sought-after wine estates in the country
– 29 October: Paul Cluver a fourth-generation family business that has been farming in the Elgin Valley for more than 120 years
When: from 7pm onwards
Cap Classique Tea
Guest can settle in at Vista Bar & Lounge and soak in the floor to ceiling views of Table Mountain as they indulge in a bubbling celebration fit for all occasions. The Cap Classique Tea features a stunning display of delectable, sweet pastries and delicious savoury bites, and is presented on unique One&Only tea stands alongside a free flow of One&Only Town’s very own Cap Classique brut.
For groups larger than six persons, there is the option of enjoying the Cap Classique Tea in the comfort and sophistication of the Wine Studio.
Contact the One&Only Cape Town Wine Studio for more information on the events above.