TASTING ROOM

Assess, swirl, sniff, sip, enjoy!

Our tasting room offers an array of wine and fortified tastings, pairings, cellar tours and unique wine experiences in an intimate Winelands setting.

Choose from the following activities...

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

PREMIUM TASTING

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

KOSHER TASTING

Sample any five Kosher Range wines, including those from the Unorthodox trio. Our wines are Mevushal and Kosher for Passover. R60 per person – 5 Kosher Range Wines

BRANDY TASTING

For the brandy connoisseur, enjoy a sampling of two of Backsberg’s signature brandies, the Cape Ruby and decadently more-ish Pinneau. R60 per person – 2 Fortified Products & 2 Brandies

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

(Only available for groups of 10 and above)

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. 2 hours required for completion. R125 per person (includes a prize for the winning blend)

ALTERNATIVELY...

Take a wander through our beautiful gardens, meander through the Historic Vat Cellar, or spoil yourself with lunch under the trees.

COMPLIMENTARY
RESTAURANT TASTING

Please note: For patrons dining at the Backsberg Restaurant, guests will be provided with the option to sample 3 wines from our Tread Lightly Range complimentary. A definite must-try.