The Gin High Tea at Ginja in Cape Town is an occasion that deserves to be permanently marked on your social calendar. It is a Mother City must-do as Ginja restaurant goes all out on the first Saturday of every month to highlight and celebrate their gin of the month with an afternoon high tea.
It is a high tea with a juniper twist. While a selection of teas (and coffee) is available, it is the monthly featured gin that steals the spotlight time and time again. Gin aficionados, admirers and experimenters can indulge in their favourite gin alongside a variety of Fitch & Leedes tonics and different garnishes, fruits, herbs and flavours, to shape their gin cocktail to their heart’s desire.
And what goes better with the perfect gin cocktail than some toothsome treats and scrumptious nibbles? At the Gin High Tea at Ginja a buffet of delicate and decadent sweet and savoury treats awaits, prepared by some of the city’s finest chefs who put the gorgeous in gourmet and the extra in extraordinary.
But that’s not all.
Tap into the rhythm of the city as live performances ensure shoe-tapping and get-up-and-dance entertainment against the backdrop of Table Mountain, right on the water’s edge.
Sounds perfect, right?
Mark your social calendar, come celebrate the weekend or special occasions and make a gin date with your nearest and dearest at the Gin High Tea at Ginja.
All the details of Cape Town Gin High Tea at Ginja
Place: Ginja Restaurant on the Pierhead, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town.
Date: First Saturday of every month.
Time: 15:00 to 18:00.
Cost: R185 per person (includes buffet, coffee and tea; gin is charged on consumption).
Upcoming Gin High Tea at Ginja events
Saturday, 2 November 2019, featuring Bloedlemoen Gin – Click here to get your tickets.
Saturday, 7 December 2019, featuring Phantom Gin – Click here to get your tickets.
Saturday, 4 January 2020, featuring A Mari Gin – Details coming soon.
Saturday, 1 February 2020, featuring Mirari Gin – Details coming soon.
Saturday, 7 March 2020, featuring Victoria Gin – Details coming soon.