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How wine tasting should be done

We left it a little late, arriving 5 minutes before closing, but that did not matter at all. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
millsie82
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Sydney, Australia
Wine tasting with a Rugby Legend

Tradional old school , small wine farm and a tasting with a Rugby Legend , Owner and Wine Maker... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
riaan_cloete
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We left it a little late, arriving 5 minutes before closing, but that did not matter at all. We were greeted warmly, invited to pull up a chair and treated to some fantastic reds. The owner made us feel right at home and we loved...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Tradional old school , small wine farm and a tasting with a Rugby Legend , Owner and Wine Maker Hempies Du Toit - Great wines all matured for a few years extra. warm friendly and helpful

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank riaan_cloete
Reviewed 22 April 2018

A lesser known vineyard than Rust en Vrede, Annandale in my opinion has the best wines that I've tried so far. Apparently, the vineyard has been run by an African family for five generations. I couldn't try their $70 bottle of Merlot, but their Syrah...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Marvellous place with one hell of a winemaker with such a unique approach to wine making and one of a kind philosophy!

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Daduke67
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Stellenbosch has lots of up market wine estates and they are great to visit. However, always try and visit one of the smaller off the beaten track places too. You can find lots of these in the Robinson etc areas but Annandale was a real...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank boxman266a
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This was the last of five wineries in the day and, despite pacing ourselves, a coffee would have been a good start to clear the head and palate. Nevertheless, the wines were enjoyable; and the pairing with meats an interesting change. Definitely worth the visit.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank BobMarshall666
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere of this rustic tasting room always impresses the 1st time visitors we bring here. It has lots of character. Small but impressive wine list.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank dirmug
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Amidst all the glitzy beautifully manicured estates it was a delight to visit Annandale estate where you can totally imagine farming on the Cape in the past. The historic buildings are beautiful and in their working state. Chicken and animals strutting around and a lazy...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank mabel98
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice vineyard. Would never expect that when you see the place from the street. Great wine aged in oak barrels!

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Woelfe2014
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Always like coming to Annandale when I visit Stellenbosch. No mess tasting in old barn . Lovely wines and will always come back

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Goo1969
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