Fortunately for Cape Town’s Champagne fans, this year Veuve Clicquot is once again presenting Yelloweek from the 25th of February to the 4th of March… a week of exceptional Champagne experiencestaking place at some of the most sought-after venues in the Mother City. From the glamorous palm-lined Camps Bay strip to the heart of the city, you can expect a line-up of experiences ranging from chic pool parties to gourmet pairings.
SUNDAY 25 FEBRUARY: The Yellow Pool Partyat The Bay Hotel
A perfectly chilled glass of champagne by the pool is one of life’s great joys … but thanks to Veuve Clicquot you can sip yours with views of Camps Bay’s perfect white sand beach listening to a DJ spinning the hottest summer beats. Now that’s the way to spend a Sunday in the Mother City.
Venue: Sandy B at The Bay Hotel, Camps Bay
Time: 12pm – 6pm
Yelloweek Offer:R200 not only buys you a day pass for Sandy B at The Bay Hotel butaccess to the pool party experience and a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label
Booking Details:#021 430 4013
MONDAY 26 FEBRUARY: Yellow Sundowners at Chinchilla Rooftop Café & Bar
The first of its kind in Camps Bay, Chinchilla Rooftop Café & Bar is an exclusive venue offering picture perfect views of Camps Bay beach and its famous palm-lined strip. This rooftop café & bar is set to simmer this summer and Yelloweek promises Champagne fans the ultimate sunset setting to enjoy the resident DJ’s tunes and a glass of Yellow Label, paired with either freshly shucked oysters or the house specialty monkfish goujons.
Venue: Chinchilla, Camps Bay
Time: 4.30pm – 8.30pm
Resident DJ will be playing
Yelloweek Offer: 6 x Oysters or Monkfish Goujons paired with a glass of Veuve Clicquot for R250
Booking Details:#021 286 5075
TUESDAY 27 FEBRUARY: Yellow Dining at LIFE Grand Café
Housed in a heritage building on the water’s edge at the V&A Waterfront, LIFE Grand Café boasts stunning views across the harbour as well as Table Mountain, Lion’s Head and Signal Hill. The creative menus feature Mediterranean-style cuisine made with fresh, local produce. Could there be any better end to a Cape Town day than sipping a glass of chilled Champagne overlooking an iconic harbour view?
Venue: LIFE Grand Café, V&A Waterfront
Time: 7pm till late
Yelloweek Offer: Enjoy a 3-course meal for two guestsaccompanied by a bottle of Veuve Clicquot Rosé for just R1500
Booking Details:#021 205 1902
WEDNESDAY 28 FEBRUARY: Yellow Picnic at The Roundhouse
Nestled in the glens of Table Mountain, The Roundhouse Restaurant is steeped in rich history as old as the Cape itself. With its sweeping views of Camps Bay and the expansive Atlantic, enjoy your Yelloweek picnic on the lush lawns while unwinding in the sun.
Venue: The Roundhouse, Camps Bay
Time: 4pm – 8pm
Yelloweek Offer: Enjoy a gourmet picnic for twopaired with a bottle of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label for R1400, or a gourmet picnic for two with two glasses of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label for R850
Booking Details:#021 438 4347
THURSDAY 1 MARCH: Yellow Tapas at Villa 47
Locanda at Villa 47 is the epitome of a relaxed Italian bistro with regional specialty dishes prepared by Italian Chef, Vittorio Bianchi, under the leadership of head Chef, Clayton Bell. Locanda loosely translates to ‘hotel’ or ‘inn’, and while accommodation is not on the menu, Yelloweekdinersare invited to enjoy and share in Villa 47’s passion for the finest quality Italian tapas accompanied by a glass or a bottle of Yellow Label of course.
Venue: Villa 47, 47 Bree Street
Time: 12pm until late
Yelloweek Offer: A trio of Italian Tapas designed to complement Veuve Clicquot @ 65p/p when ordering either a glass (R180) or a bottle (R720).
Booking Details:#021 418 2740
FRIDAY 2 MARCH: Yellow Rooftop Party at Radisson Red Rooftop
This sexy rooftop spot perched atop the new Radisson RED Hotel is the ideal place to kick off the weekend’s festivities with the Veuve Clicquot Masters warm-up party. With views of Table Mountain and the V&A Waterfront, this rooftop is Cape Town’s most celebrated new early-to-late hangout.Just perfect for people-watching and Champagne sipping!
Venue: Radisson RED hotel Roof Bar, South Arm Road, V&A Waterfront
Time: 4pm – 9pm
Booking Details:#087 086 1578
SATURDAY 3 MARCH: Yellow Polo
Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo at Val de Vie
The Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo Cape Town has firmly established itself as one of the country’s most prestigious events and is proud to be a part of Veuve Clicquot’s illustrious international polo calendar.
Booking is essential.
Venue: Val de Vie Estate, Paarl
Time: 2pm – 7pm
Dress Code: Cape Town Summer
SUNDAY 4 MARCH: Yellow Sunday After-Party at Café Caprice
Open since 1999, Café Caprice is the epitome of Cape Town’s cosmopolitan social scene. Situated directly across from Camps Bay Beach, join the Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo after-party at the ultimate beach-side location.
Venue:Café Caprice, Camps Bay
Time: 5pm until late
Offer:Purchase the signature Caprice Burger with a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label for R350
Booking Details:#021 438 8315
SUNDAY 4 MARCH: Yellow Brunch at Casa The Ritz Hotel
Located just off Sea Point’s vibrant promenade and a short distance from the beach and the V&A Waterfront lies the landmark Ritz. Iconic and rich in history with magnificent views of the ocean and city, The Ritz has held its prideful place for 45 years. Inspired by exclusive and design-driven accessible luxury The Ritz has been reconstructed to unveil renewed splendour. End your week in true Champagne style with a Sunday brunch at the most glamorous new spot in town.
Venue: Casa, The Ritz Hotel, Sea Point
Time: 11am – 5pm
Yelloweek Offer: Veuve Clicquotbrunch: enjoy buffet-style brunch at R250 per person and add a bottle of Clicquot for just R750. Brunch for two including a bottle of Veuve Clicquot at R1250
Booking Details: #021 439 6010
AND OFFERS TO DELIGHT THROUGHOUT YELLOWEEK:
WILLOUGHBYS: Enjoy a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label paired with juicy crispy fried prawns, marinated in garlic, lime and coriander, served on a bed of Asian greens for R250. Or enjoy a bottle of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label (750ml) with a 10-piece salmon and avocado California roll, topped with spicy crunchy salmon tartare for R950.
BURGER AND LOBSTER, BREE STREET: Enjoy a signature lobster roll and glass of Clicquot Yellow Label for R299
CAMPS BAY RETREAT HOTEL: Add a bottle of Clicquot to your picnic for R950 during Yelloweek
For more information around Yelloweekvisit: www.vcmasterspolo.co.za