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KWV Wine Emporium

Kohler Street | AJ du Toit Building, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 807 3007
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Grandpa Gert tasting

Brandy and wine tasting with biltong an cheese cake. Great experience for all of us. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hannesswiegers
,
Springs Gauteng
via mobile
Lovely brandies to taste

KWV is a great place to try a range of excellent brandies, and also to purchase them at a cheaper... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
keithamara
,
St Ives, United Kingdom
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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 experiences. Winner of the Great Wine Capitals 2015 award as the Regional Winner Innovative Wine Tourism Experiences and runner up in the 2015 Cape Winelands District Municipality Mayoral Tourism Awards in the category Service Excellence. The KWV 20 Year brandy was acclaimed the Best in the World being the 2015 ISC Trophy Winner. KWV also received the title of Best Brandy and Cognac Producer in the world. The first time in the ISC's twenty year history that a brandy, not a cognac, has won that title !
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  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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Travellers talk about
“cellar tour” (5 reviews)
“nougat” (4 reviews)
“pies” (2 reviews)
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Hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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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 2 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank hannesswiegers
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Reviewed 6 March 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.

Thank keithamara
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Reviewed 15 January 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.

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Reviewed 16 October 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

1  Thank Mike_G6308
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We did 4 pairs on a Saturday afternoon at the Emporium. Warm and welcoming set up. Highly recommend the brandy & chocolate pairing as the wine and pies (bite sized but full of flavour!) Wonderful way to experience South African Brandy

1  Thank Sheetal D
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A South African icon - the brandy and chocolate tasting/ pairing celebrates the proud history of KWV - excellent hosts make every moment informative and fun

1  Thank GertdeBeer
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

we were a bit concerned with the venue being where it is and a bit industrial looking. once inside, its a great visit. lots to see and a great tasting experience, from wine, to brandy, to gin, to liqueurs...

1  Thank Chantel E
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

While in the winelands of Cape Town, we visited several wineries including KWV Wine Emporium. The wine tasting we selected included 4 of their mentors wines (award winning) paired with 4 distinctive savory meat and cheese pies. We met with one of their women winemakers,...More

2  Thank pasweet
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Weather you are after wine or brandy tastings or the food pairings, this winery, largest in South Africa, is top of the list. They have ridiculously low prices for tastings and tours. True value for money. Also the newly opened House of Fire is worth...More

1  Thank joe p
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

First time visit to a wine making facility, great experience with good information on their products and great pairing combination.

1  Thank GarySib
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