SOLD OUT | RAKQ Christmas Wine Tasting & Dinner

This event is now sold out. Keep your eyes peeled for upcoming events in the new year.

Join us on Wednesday the 24th of November for a festive wine tasting and dinner showcasing six top South African wines along with a 3-course meal.

The event will be held on the bank of the Thames, at High Timber restaurant – a longstanding champion of South African food and wine that is owned by the family behind Jordan wines.

What’s Included?

  • 6 premium South African wines from RAKQ’s portfolio (3 Red and 3 White)
  • Three course meal and biltong starters
    • A choice of soup or salad as a starter
    • Rib-eye steak, halibut or risotto
    • Malva pudding and a cheese platter for dessert
  • 10% off your next online shop
  • Entry into a prize draw to win a Magnum bottle on the night

Date | 24th November 21
Time | 7:30 -10.30pm
Location | High Timber, London City


What will happen on the night?

On arrival, you will be welcomed by your hosts Sebastian Rezek and Matthew Appelbaum. The evening will start with a tasting of four wines, two white and two red, showcasing some excellent new additions to the RAKQ portfolio as well as some old favourites.

This will be followed by the 3-course meal with two more wines to be enjoyed with the dinner.

During the night, one lucky winner will be selected at random to win a magnum bottle of wine. Attendees will also be offered an exclusive discount to sign up to the RAKQ wine club as well as 10% off their next online shop.


What wines are included?

  • Ataraxia Serenity 2018
  • Waterford Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
  • DeMorgenzon Maestro White 2017
  • Constantia Glen Three 2017
  • Hartenberg Estate The Eleanor Chardonnay 2017
  • Mark Le Roux Chenin Blanc 2019


Dietary requirements

A vegetarian meal option is also available on the night. Please let us know in advance of the event so this can be arranged.

If you have any other dietary requirements, please get in touch and we will see if these can be catered for.

Disclaimer : Please note that while we will do everything we can to cater for dietary requirements, RAKQ takes no responsibility for mitigating the risk of potential allergens.


About RAKQ

Born out of a love for premium South African wine, RAKQ is dedicated to unveiling the magic of the country’s winelands by exploring the countless places, faces and grapes that make them special.

Through building strong relationships directly with producers, we strive to tell the stories behind their wines better than anyone else.


About High Timber Restaurant

Three things come together to create High Timber; London’s most experienced South African restaurateur, Stellenbosch’s most awarded wine estate and one of London’s most prominent up and coming chefs Bartek Wegrzyn.

Synergy between soul and soil as Gary and Kathy’s Jordan Wine Estate’s philosophy is carried through the service and food at High Timber


What happens if the event has to be cancelled due to Covid?

If the event has to be cancelled by the organisers as a result of Covid-19, a full refund will be issued.