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Raka Wine

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Raka is in a very pretty spot, just up the valley from Standford. The wines at Raka are... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
majiksea
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Fairfax, Virginia
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Melanie, the hostess who was in attendance on Saturday morning, is one of those special people, one... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2018
FGD8
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Durbanville, South Africa
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The Raka brand was named after Piet Dreyer's black fishing vessel. Piet's first love has always been the sea. For some 36 years he braved the storms and challenges of the coast, ever in search of the best catch. It is with this same passion that the...more
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17km Outside Stanford On R326, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

Raka is in a very pretty spot, just up the valley from Standford. The wines at Raka are exceptional, we really like their Shiraz. The people you meet in the tasting room are invariably knowledgeable about the wines.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank majiksea
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Tasting room disappointing, in need of attention on outside and no fireplace, or heating in side, freezing cold. Cannot believe it is Raka!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Melanie, the hostess who was in attendance on Saturday morning, is one of those special people, one meets from time to time. Her knowledge of the wines and her passion for helping us, was exemplary! The wines we tasted were delicious, and the standards that...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely wine tasting setting. The shop is too beautiful. The wines are great. Only pity was that it was very busy and only one lone soul to try service all the tables.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

The wine tasting is good and they have cheeses for picnics if that takes your fancy. We took a box of pinotage. Great wines!

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Not a connoisseur but humbly put - Wine speaking of consistency. Culture. Family values and a story to tell. Quality. Definitely recommended.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Friendly, knowledgable and helpful staff. Excellent wine tasting experience. Ordered few wines with free delivery makes it a worthwhile stop.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Charl V
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Heading to Mosselbaai from Hermanus, we happened to see Raka in the map and since we love their wines, we decided to stop for a quick tasting. The farm is beautiful and the tasting was very enjoyable, but the part of our visit that really...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Chantelle_vdw
Reviewed August 21, 2017

Stopping off at Raka is always a great experience. Award-winning wines on offer and with a large selection to suite almost any palate.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank WonderWomanCPT
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scenery and drive, lovely views, reasonably priced deli, highly recommend the red wines !!! Dog and child friendly , great and friendly service .

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Chelle R
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