Keep your spirits up when the temperatures drop in Cape Town this June! With soup, wine and brandy on this month’s events menu, you can sip your way through winter days.
Urban Brandy Cocktail Route (Ongoing)
Venue: Multiple venues, Cape Town
Calling all food and wine bloggers! Whether you’re a connoisseur or enjoy your brandewyn with a splash of Coke, the Urban Brandy Cocktail Route is the ultimate ode to South Africa’s premium brandies. This June, savour the best brandy-based cocktails in Cape Town at select restaurants, bars, clubs and hotels across the city. And the best part? Rikkis Taxis is the official transport partner so you wont even have to drive yourself home! With dinner, drinks and designated driver sorted, why not make UBCR your next night out in Cape Town!
Soup, Sip and Bread (6 – 7 June)
Venue: Durbanville Wine Valley
It’s wine time in Cape Town this June! Sip away your winter blues at the Soup, Sip and Bread event where the Durbanville Valley’s award-winning wines are paired with soul-warming soups. Various wine estates will host wine and soup tastings for under R100 per person, bargain! If you’d prefer more nibbles, Klein Roseboom are throwing a charcuterie tasting and three-course meal into the mix for R350 per person on Friday 5 June. And in case you sip more wine than soup, why not book a ride home with Rikkis Taxis?
Stormers vs. Lions (6 June)
Venue: Newlands Rugby Stadium
Winter may have set in over Cape Town, but Super Rugby is heating up! Watch the DHL Stormers take on the Emirates Lions in their last home game before the play-offs. The locals may be at the top of the South African conference, but the Lions are nipping at their heels! So be a sport and support your boytjies at Newlands. Bookings are available through Computicket.
Think you’ll enjoy a beer or two? Trust Rikkis to taxi you to and from the stadium and deal with the post-match traffic so you don’t have to!
Cures for Cabin Fever (June, July and August)
Venue: V & A Waterfront
feeling tempted to curl up under a blanket this winter? Well, the V&A Waterfront will not be having that. That’s why they’ve put together a list of Cures for Cabin Fever with the aim being to get you out and about this chilly season. Choose from a range of activities that include fun for the little ones at the Watershed Play Pad, live music and events, winter restaurant specials. Rikkis will get you and your family there and back safe and sound.
While you’re out and about, we’re sure your kitty or pup will have kept your spot on the couch nice and warm…