The first ever Nairobi Wine Week & Festival will kick off with a wine tasting event on Saturday 5th May and Sunday 6th May at J’s Fresh Bar & Kitchen, Westlands from 12pm to 7pm. The festival, a collaboration between EatOut Kenya and Israeli Wine distributor, Baraka Events is a first of its kind and will see wine lovers sample over 30 wines from 9 countries provided by 12 wine distributors and 15 wineries.
The two day festival will kick off the Nairobi Wine Week which will be happening at over 30 participating restaurants in Nairobi from 7th to 13th May. Throughout the week, participating restaurants will be offering wine deals including a complimentary glass of wine for every main course, two for one deals on glasses of wine and percentage discounts on wine bottles for the seven days.
In partnership with Safaricom Platinum, #NairobiWineWeek will give diners the opportunity to enjoy wines from all across the globe including; Spain, Australia, South Africa, France, Italy, Portugal and many more.
Other partners for this first edition include; Browns’ Cheese, Barclays Kenya, Casks & Barrels, Clique, KWV, The Wine Company, The Wine Shop, Belaire, Semfeb Ltd, Viva Global, Verum Kenya Ltd, UVA Wines, WOW Beverages, Le Decanter, Jumia Food and California Wines.
Tickets to the tasting event at J’s are available on ticketsasa.com for Ksh. 1000 for early bird, Ksh. 1500 for advance tickets inclusive of a box of fine chocolate, delicious cheese and cold cut platters and Ksh. 3000 for connoisseur tickets inclusive of professional wine glasses, limited edition gourmet chocolate boxes, Sangria cocktails and a wine sorbet treat. There will be no tickets at the door.
EatOut Kenya will be giving away lots of prizes including wine bottles, tickets to the J’s event and lots more so be on the lookout on EatOut social media channels for a chance to win.
For more information and the full list of participating restaurants download the EatOut App or visit; eatout.co.ke/nairobi-wine-festival