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DeWaal Wines

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We had a Whale of a Time at De Waal Wines

Our group of so called “ wine club” members had an absolute Whale / Waal of a time at De Waal... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
pietermarais66
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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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A wonderful walk to the top of the hill

An absolutely wonderful morning / early afternoon spent in the very pleasant company of Pieter... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
Donbon
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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18 Apr 2018
“We had a Whale of a Time at De Waal Wines”
19 Feb 2017
“A wonderful walk to the top of the hill”
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DeWaal Wines, a historic wine farm dating back to 1682, is situated in the Stellenbosch Kloof valley on the Western side of Stellenbosch. The DeWaal family has been producing wine for 9 generations and has been farming on this Uiterwyk farm since...more
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Stellenbosch Kloof Road, Stellenbosch 7604, South Africa
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Our group of so called “ wine club” members had an absolute Whale / Waal of a time at De Waal, doing The Top of The Hill walk with owner Pieter De Waal. Everything that the previous reviewers so carefully described is true and we...More

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Helga T, Public Relations Manager at DeWaal Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you so much for the lovely feedback, Pieter Marais! We are pleased that your group had such a pleasant experience in our beautiful surroundings at the farm. We are even more excited that our Top of the Hill Walk made it high up on...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

An absolutely wonderful morning / early afternoon spent in the very pleasant company of Pieter Dewaal, owner of Dewaal Wines in Stellenbosch. We walked with him through vineyards of Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Shiraz, Rubinet and, of course the oldest block of Pinotage in the world....More

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Helga T, Public Relations Manager at DeWaal Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you, it is great to hear that you enjoyed our special Top of the Hill experience! We look forward to welcoming you back to the farm in the future.

Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

There is few things as exciting as finding special hidden gems that you didn't realize where there. This is the case with DeWaal. What a pleasure all round, exceptional wines, especially the pinotage that is far better than the price would suggest. Great staff, all...More

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Helga T, Public Relations Manager at DeWaal Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! Apologies for the delay in response. We look forward to welcoming you back to the farm in the future.

Reviewed 3 November 2016

This place has the oldest pinotage vineyard and superb wines. We tasted some of the special one and were impressed by the taste but could not afford the 600 rand. Fortunately they have other good wines for more accessible prices. The best however was Helga...More

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Helga T, Public Relations Manager at DeWaal Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thanks so much for the compliments, I am pleased you enjoyed your visit and experienced that we have a range of wines at different price points. Apologies for the delay in response! We look forward to welcoming you back to the farm in the future.

Reviewed 11 April 2016

One of my favorite wineries in Stellenbosh! A friend and I did the cycle tour and were brought to this wine estate. The winery is set down a little dirt road on one of the oldest Pinotage vineyards in the area. We were greeted by...More

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Helga T, Public Relations Manager at DeWaal Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2016

Thank you, it is great to hear that you had a lovely experience at the farm and enjoyed our wines. I remember meeting you and your friend and you are most welcome to visit us on your return visit to South African one day!

Reviewed 9 February 2016

We took the Bike 'n Ride 21 km Tour and this was the last winery we visited. You bike down a lovely quiet country road to arrive. As we sat outside on the patio and tasted several wines accompanied with crackers and water, Helga Trutter...More

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Helga T, Public Relations Manager at DeWaal Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for your great review. Apologies for the delay in response. We look forward to welcoming you back to the farm in the future.

Reviewed 21 October 2015

A friend and I bought tickets to join a group and the farm owner on an outing through the vineyards to hear him talk about the farm, about his family history (creators of the first Pinotage wine in the world) and to visit the oldest...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

DeWaal winery is a great family-owned winery located in the famed Stellenbosch wine region of South Africa. We stopped in here for a tasting as a part of a private wine tour with Wine guide Jamie Greatorex owner of WineCrewz located in Cape Town. He...More

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