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Bezalel Wine & Brandy Estate

Bezalel Estate | Dyasonsklip, Upington, South Africa
+27 54 491 1325
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Excellent service

I've been driving past for a very long time and decided to pop in. What a nice surprise. They have... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
andries_steyn
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Roodepoort, South Africa
via mobile
Amazing Tasting

We really like wine, and we've probably visited at least over a 100 wine farms, but this was the... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
taniawilliev
,
Sandton, South Africa
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Bezalel Wine & Brandy Estate offers visitors true Green Kalahari hospitality through our visitors center. Take an informative tour of our Distillery and learn about the ancient art of fine Brandy making. Sample our range of boutique wines, top quality brandies, delicious liqueurs and adventurous spirit products, accompanied by a Cheese & Preserve platter.Our small, if lofty, daily mission is to make South Africans proud of their great culture, specifically its wines and brandies, and secondly, to make those who don’t live here feel welcome. We do this by always focusing on quality, authenticity of origin, hospitality and family.
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  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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Bezalel Estate | Dyasonsklip, Upington, South Africa
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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I've been driving past for a very long time and decided to pop in. What a nice surprise. They have a stunning light lunch menu for the hungry. Also have wine and brandy tasting on the premises. They have a beautiful garden to sit and...More

Thank andries_steyn
Martiens B, Owner at Bezalel Wine & Brandy Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Bezalel Estate and thank you for your kind words. We might be a very old farm, but we are still a growing business and always welcome any feedback that helps us to improve our...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We really like wine, and we've probably visited at least over a 100 wine farms, but this was the first time that wine and brandy was explained to us in such a wonderful passionate manner. Martiens was absolutely amazing. I personally loved the wine and...More

Thank taniawilliev
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Tasting of 6 different wines at R120 per person. Cheese platters extra. Arrived at 12:50 were only served first round after 14:00. Left at about 16:15. In the end tasted only 5 wines, but by that time were so uncomfortable on the benches without backs...More

Thank SuzvanLog
Martiens B, Owner at Bezalel Wine & Brandy Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Bezalel Estate - and our apologies for any inconvenience or discomfort that you might have experienced during your visit - Your satisfaction and enjoyment is ultimately our only measure of success and as such,...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Visited although their was some mediocre reviews on this page. Tasting room was beautiful. Crates on wheels with shelves was a nice touch and definately gave me an idea for hubby's next wood work project. Lady who presented tasting was well informed and had a...More

Thank Rita C
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The farm is nice and people friendly. I didn't personally like wine BUT it has very low sulphur which my wife likes and does not give her headaches.

Thank Leonpotgieter
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Bezalel is one of only two private cellars in the Orange river basin with the most divine assortment of wines one can think of. Wine to the taste of every one. The food and coffe are always great.

Thank At v
Reviewed 8 February 2017

yeah, wine was not really great (sorry , our taste, white wine too sweet, re wines too young), their wines are nt really their thing we thought, more brandies. Lunch was light, surroundings quite nice, not many people, light lunch mediocre, service mediocre. You Dutch...More

Thank jakartanna
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited and she tasted 3 different drinks. We purchased almost R1300 worth of alcohol yet they still slapped a R30 tasting fee on to yhe account. Im all for paying for tasting, but waver it if more than R1000 is spent!More

Thank Stuart L
Bezalel_Estate, Manager at Bezalel Wine & Brandy Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

We are sorry to hear about your experience and would like to assure you that, had this request been raised to management during your visit, we would normally be happy to oblige. Our tasting room staff unfortunately can not issue discounts or promo charges without...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

It was our very first wine tasting. What nice is about the place you taste a variety of wine, brandy, mampoer and liqueur. Also it has a huge grass area where young children can play and a play road where they have put statues of...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The tasting room seemed quite busy, so on arrival we weren't welcomed, but rathered left to ourselves to determine what the cellar had to offer. During our tasting we were left for extended periods of time alone. We were disappointed with this as most other...More

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Jordan V
23 May 2017|
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Response from Martiens B | Property representative |
Hi Jordan, unfortunately, the Tasting Room is not open on Sundays as we are not allowed to sell closed alcohol containers on Sundays under the Northern Cape Liquor law. We do however sometimes offer Wine Tastings to guest... More
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