February 5, 2014

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Sterling EQ at Nitida Wine Estate

tables at Nitida

tables at Nitida

Multi-award winning South African instrumental pop group Sterling EQ returns to Nitida, one of Cape Town’s premiere Durbanville-based wine estates, for what promises to be another unforgettable Valentine’s Day concert under the open sky.

Following the success of last year’s event the popular trio will be performing another delightful blend of old and new favourites, accompanied by delectable picnic baskets filled with a selection of delicious tapas and platters, and a bottle of Nitida Roxia. A special kids’ picnic basket filled with yummy treats will be available for children under 12, who can also enjoy the concert and the dedicated play area at Tables@Nitida.  The event will take place at Tables Restaurant’s natural amphitheatre.

Tickets cost R600 per couple / R300 per person, which include the concert, picnic basket and wine, and are available at Computicket.  Free entry for under 12’s, and kids picnic baskets are R60 each.  Only food and beverages purchased at the venue will be allowed, and a cash bar will be available. Doors open at 17h30 and concert starts at 19h00. Guests are encouraged to bring along picnic blankets or camping chairs. For more information, contact 021 976 0640 or info@cassiarestaurant.co.za.

 THE MUSIC: The Guardian (UK) refers to Sterling EQ’s music as “simply delightful”, and according to The Times, this proudly South African group has “set new standards for instrumental music”. With their extraordinary fusion of virtuosity and fresh beats, Sterling EQ boasts three successful albums and a live DVD, three major music awards namely a South African Music Award, Huisgenoot Tempo Award and Ghoema Music Award, over 700 live performances since 2007, and tens of thousands of followers worldwide. They have performed in 11 countries across 4 continents and for live audiences of up to 40,000, and on live television broadcasts to millions. The group is made up of electric flautist Carina Bruwer who is also celebrated for her record-breaking marathon swimming feats, ace violinist Luca Hart and the enchanting Ariella Caira on cello. These three Classically trained virtuosos share dozens of awards, degrees and distinctions between them, as well as a passion for the latest beats and pop music trends.

THE VENUE:  Tables @ Nitida is nestled in the picturesque heart of Nitída Wine Estate; a café style restaurant founded on the idea that food should be natural, healthy and delicious.  Nitida is located on the Tygerberg Road / M13; Tables is the restaurant at the bottom of the estate.



Cassia at Nitida

THE MENU: The Valentines Menus will consist of a selection of tapas including 2 Mediterranean dips, home-made fruit chutney, feta and olives, oven roast tomatoes, seasonal fruit, fresh garden salad, 2 Freshly baked ciabatta loaves; a cheese platter including a selection of 3 local cheeses with savoury biscuits; a Cold Meat Platter including a selection of 3 local cured meats; Mexican chicken quesadillas and spicy salsa, and caramel swirl ice cream cones (served).  The kids’ basket will consist of hot dogs, crisps, cupcake and fruit juice.


Nitida Cellars is situated on the Tygerbergvalley Road (R13), Durbanville, 7550


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