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A palce to visit

Had a visit, cocktail and dinner and it was fabulous. Discovered some excellent wine and liquors... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Rajesh K
Belle Mare
Go for it

I prefer this sensorium above any wine farm! It was also very interesting to visit and to taste the... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Strand, South Africa
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Experience the art of wine and brandy at the KWV Sensorium - a beautiful & modern art space situated in the heart of Paarl. Taste KWV's award winning wines and brandies while taking in our impressive South African art collection. Free wifi is...more
57 Main Street, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 807 3094
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Had a visit, cocktail and dinner and it was fabulous. Discovered some excellent wine and liquors during a cocktail followed by dinner, was amazing. If you are around, worth have a look, prices of wines are very affordable.

Thank Rajesh K
Reviewed 19 July 2018

I prefer this sensorium above any wine farm! It was also very interesting to visit and to taste the brandy (and other wine) were a highlight.

Thank 444Erica2014
Reviewed 21 March 2018

I am going to honest, I'm not the biggest fan of brandy, but visiting KWV rates as some of the best visits of my life! Inexplicably, I can not explain this, but as if entering an alternate universe, the aromas and tastes just appeal to...More

1  Thank Elsofie P
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Definitely a must-do for wine lovers as well as gin lovers, brandy lovers and cream liqueur lovers! There are a wide variety of tasting options as well as tours.

Thank pittsburghproud
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Try the brandy and chocolate pairing, dive into a round of wine tasting, or just discover how the fine Cape wine is made. Defintely worth a visit when in Paarl. And after the wine tasting, have dinner at Cascade Manor and enjoy the food that...More

Thank marcoina
Reviewed 30 October 2017

What agreat tour and wine and brandy tasting I think this is a must visit spot so mush history and information around the SA wine industry

Thank mikeaJ3743LD
Reviewed 30 August 2017

KWV is one of the most spectacular wines one can ever taste. During my visit to Paarl during 2016 Dec, I had the pleasure of visiting the KWV Sensorium, doing the wine tasting and pairing they had to offer it was an experience I will...More

Thank Nix N
Reviewed 22 June 2017

One can be put off by the location of this tasting. If you are used to other winerys, and being out in a bucolic environment, then you are put off by this environment at first. It is in town, right behind the KWV manufacturing plant,...More

1  Thank Natasha D
Reviewed 20 June 2017

KWV Wine Sensorium appeals to all senses... but, it does not offer vineyards and patios overlooking valleys. What it does offer is nougat, cupcakes, chocolate, cheesecake and all perfectly matched with some alcoholic beverages ranging from sparkling wine, to gin, to brandy, to amazing wines....More

Thank ADavis1977
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

3 adults in our party all opted for different tasting....pinotage, brand/chocolate and port/food.... and not one tasting sensation disappointed..... thank you for an enjoyable experience, now heading to the emporium to place an order!!

Thank Sally H
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28 June 2016|
Response from WineEmporium2014 | Property representative |
Good afternoon For the cellar tour, you need to come to the KWV Wine Emporium in Kohler street, Paarl. The tour includes a tasting of 2 white wines, 2 red wines, 1 sweet wine and 1 brandy. Tours are Monday to Saturday at... More