Taste of luxury at Kaya FM Wine and Malt Whiskey Affair 2017 in Hyde Park

Cobus Joubert and Charmaine MacRobert were eager to discuss the origins of Clemengold gin.


The luxurious Hyde Park Corner Shopping Centre provided the location for the Kaya FM Wine and Malt Whisky Affair 2017 for the second year running.

The association between the two brands was established five years ago and the two evenings showcased a selection of over 25 wine farms and 20 whisky houses. A new introduction this year was the four gin tables presented by Wade Bales.

Hyde Park Corner Shopping Centre provided the epitome of sophistication for the Wine and Whisky Festival.

Whisky connoisseurs were spoilt for choice with brands such as Diageo, Paul John and The Pogues Irish whiskey, which was showcased for the first time.

Wine lovers were not forgotten and sampled delicacies from wine farms such as Aslina Wines, M’Hudi Wines and Sesfikile Wines.

A perfect accompaniment for all the sampling of alcohol was an array of cheeses and breads.

Guests were able to engage with the winemakers and whisky aficionados and were able to discover the unique insights into the secrets of how some of their favourite alcoholic beverages are created.

The indulgent evening was completed with an array of gourmet cheeses, an antipasti deli and artisan breads.

Guests were able to sample and purchase an array of whisky, wines and gin.


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Jessica Knibbs

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