Events | Wade Bales Wine Society

By: Wade Bales  11-11-2011
Keywords: Wine

Twenty-five of South Africa’s premier wine estates, including Bouchard Finlayson, Cape Point, Thelema, Rust en Vrede and Paul Cluver, will be showcasing their wines, alongside twenty Single Malt Whisky Distillers at the inaugural open air Wade Bales Wine & Malt Whisky Affair, at the Montecasino Outdoor Piazza on Thursday 17 and Friday 18 November.

Glenfarclas, Laphroaig and Glenrothes are some of the top single malts that will be joining this years event and according to Bales, the truly unique aspect of the festival is that visitors will be able to experience over 100 of the most sought-after single malt whiskies and fine wines under one roof.

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