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KWV Wine Emporium

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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This was a lovely experience of tasting different brandy n including Gin and there sparkling wine... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kylieparemore123
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East London, South Africa
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Good first time

As a whiskey drinker this was an experience. The staff were all efficient and friendly. We had a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BarrattsOnTheMove
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Pretoria, South Africa
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The KWV Wine Emporium aims to attract, inform and entertain visitors through innovative experiences - all related to KWV's award winning products. Apart from a cellar tour, the KWV Wine Emporium offers a range of unique food & wine pairing...more
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Kohler Street | AJ du Toit Building, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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+27 21 807 3007
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a lovely experience of tasting different brandy n including Gin and there sparkling wine. As I didn't even know kwv had a sparkling wine so for me I enjoyed trying most of the tasting and learning about it as well. Staff friendly and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a whiskey drinker this was an experience. The staff were all efficient and friendly. We had a great tasting with some beyond this earth amazing brandy's. Will go there again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BarrattsOnTheMove
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We arrived on a Sunday afternoon an hour before closing which is why we totally understood that the celler tours are closed already. We did however have a variety of tastings, which includes champagne, port, muskadel and brandy. The staff was very friendly and well...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

The KWV Wine Emporium was an awesome experience and we learned so much about the history of brandy-making in South Africa. Our tour guide was very professional and knowledgeable about the different wines and she answered all of our questions as accurately as possible. We...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ilzed82
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

We visited KWV with friends. They have a few different wine tastings or pairings. Please have a look at the website and if going on a weekend book in advance. We had the sparkling wine and cheesecake and "taste of sweetness" . We initially booked...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Marzanne J
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

From the private wine tasting with the Mentor's Winemaker to the quick private tour... what a gem!!! The pie pairing and cheesecake pairing was delicious! And then that Mentor's Cabernet sauvignon, speechless! Thanks a million Dala and Michael for the great experience, we will definitely...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Donovan B
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Brandy and wine tasting with biltong an cheese cake. Great experience for all of us. The athmosphere great. Very popular

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank hannesswiegers
Reviewed March 6, 2018

KWV is a great place to try a range of excellent brandies, and also to purchase them at a cheaper price than in supermarkets. The range of wines is also very good, and the staff are great.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank keithamara
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Friendly, very helpful, and lovely service. More tasting options than is wise to chose from. Bring a designated driver! Venue is beautifully set out and they sure do a lot more than just brandy.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Oogly
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

KWV Paarl is great place for brandy and gin. They have brandy tasting in their House of Fire distillery which is about 90 years old. The brandy tasting is done with chocolate which brings out the different flavours of the brandy.Gin tasting is also done...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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