Date: Tuesday 31 July 2018
Time: 6 pm
Cost: R1 495 per person for 6 Course Tasting and Wine Pairing as well as some canape’s with Groot Conctantia Brut Rose on arrival.
Available: 10 pax in Blue Room
Groot Constantia Wine Dinner
Our wine dinner for July will be hosted by Groot Constantia. In the picturesque Constantia wine valley, you’ll find Cape Town’s oldest and most beloved wine estate, Groot Constantia. It has a whole lot going for it including a beautiful estate with hundreds of years of history. Representing the farm is Floricius Beukes.Floricius studies includes mechanical Engineering but he is a viticulturist extraordinaire! After eleven years in the industry Floricius joined Klein Constantia in July 2004 as the assistant winemaker.
He obtained a diploma in wine but soon realized that his great love and passion is in the vineyard in August 2006 Floricius become the viticulturist at Klein Constantia and spent the next 5 years honing his skills. Floricius then join the Groot Constantia Family in February 2011 Atonement to his passion so Floricius been Awarded as Viticulturist of the year 2016 (SAWI) Floricius are well travelled and has visited some of the world’s top renown wine regions including a harvest at well-known Producer, Domain Pascal Jolivet in Sancerre. Talking to Floricius you will quickly understand that he is one of the blessed one’s that is able to get out of bed in the morning and do what he loves.
Venison Tartare, beetroot, avocado, bagna cauda, juniper, coral lace
Groot Constantia Blanc de Noir Rose 2017
Pan seared Seabass, chawanmushi, kimchi dashi, radish, mushroom, bok choy
Groot Constantia Sauvignon Blanc / Semillon 2017
Seared Scallop, cauliflower heart, hazelnut oil, coriander & roast garlic
Groot Constantia Chardonnay 2017
Dry Aged Angus Beef
Angus Beef fillet, sweetbread, potato, crackling, kale, grains & seeds,
Groot Constantia Governeurs Reserve Red 2015
Jelly and Custard
White chocolate, raspberry and pistachio
Quince and Honey
Vanilla crème brûlée with honey whiskey, caramel, raspberry cells and ginger sorbet
Groot Constantia Grand Constance 2015