On Saturday, 15 March we attended the 2014 AfrAsia Bank Cape Wine Auction where R7.045 million was raised for education in the Cape Winelands. The charities benefiting from this event, are the Pebbles Project, the MAD Charity and the Click Foundation.
Our lot consisted of:
- an exclusive Shiraz tasting with La Motte Cellarmaster and Chaiman of the SA Shiraz Association, Edmund Terblanche
- a Chef’s Table Dinner experience at Pierneef à La Motte Restaurant for six with myself and ex-Springbok rugby captain, Francois Pienaar
- six 1.5L bottles of our limited release signature Hanneli R wines
- 52 x 6 wines from La Motte’s Pierneef Collection – a case of wine for every week of the year!
The lot was awarded to regarded businessman, Mr. Moya Nape for his winning bid of R300 000. Click here for the complete auction results.
On the picture, from left to right: Me and my wife, Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg, Mr. Moya Nape and Mr. Mark Norrish