Tasting Room

The Tasting Experience at Backsberg 


Wine Tasting Selection 

 

Pinotage Pairing Platter (Exclusively available on Heritage Day, 24 September 2019 ONLY)
Enjoy a vertical tasting of Pinotage, our very own indigenous grape variety, with a South African inspired pairing platter.
R200 per person – 4 Pinotage wines

Premium Tasting
Sample any five Premium Range wines while enjoying the welcoming atmosphere of the Tasting Room or our outdoor seated area. 
R50 per person – 5 Premium Range Wines

Exclusive Tasting
Sample any five Black Label or Family Reserve wines, excluding brandies, while enjoying the welcoming atmosphere of the Tasting Room or our outdoor seated area. 
R60 per person – 5 Wines

Brandy Tasting
Try something new by sampling two of Backsberg’s signature brandies, our Cape Ruby and Pinneau. 
R60 per person – 2 Fortified Products & 2 brandies

Kosher Tasting
Sample any five Kosher Range wines, while enjoying the welcoming atmosphere of the Tasting Room or our outdoor seated area. 
R60 per person – 5 Kosher Range Wines

Dalewood Cheese and Wine Pairing
R95 per person – 5 Wines & 5 Cheeses

Huguenot Chocolate and Wine Pairing
R95 per person – 5 Wines & 5 Chocolate Delights

Blending Experience
Participate in an informative wine tasting as well as an interactive and hands-on blending activity. Understand single varietals and how they can be used to form a component in a wine blend, adding either structure, fruit, finesse or body to create a well-balanced wine. This is a great social or corporate group outing where teams compete to create the best blend. Bookings essential. 
R125 per person (includes a prize for the winning blend)

Complimentary Restaurant Tasting
Please note, patrons who enjoy lunch at our restaurant will be provided with the option to sample 3 wines from our recently re-launched Tread Lightly Range complimentary. A definite must-try.

 

 


 

Alternative Activities

 

  • Enjoy our beautiful gardens
  • Meander through the Historic Vat Cellar 
  • Spoil yourself with lunch under the trees

 

To make a reservation please contact us on 021 875 5141, or via e-mail at tastingroom@backsberg.co.zaWe are open Monday to Saturday from 09h00 to 17h00 and on Sundays from 10h00 to 16h30.