The Tasting Experience at Backsberg Estate Cellars

Wine Tasting Selection 


Wine Tasting
Sample any five wines, excluding brandies and speciality lines, while enjoying the welcoming atmosphere of the Tasting Room or our outdoor seated area. 
R50 per person – 5 Wines
*Please note: this fee will be wavered for patrons who enjoy lunch at our Restaurant. 

Brandy Tasting
Try something new by sampling two of Backsberg’s signature brandies, our Cape Ruby, Pinneau and Special Late Harvest. 
R60 per person – 4 Brandy Products & 1 Fortified Wine

Dalewood Cheese and Wine Pairing
R95 per person – 4 Wines & 4 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)


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
We are open Monday to Friday from 08h00 to 17h30, Saturday from 09h00 to 17h30 and on Sundays from 10h00 to 17h30.