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Paul Cluver Wines

De Rust Estate | Elgin, Grabouw 7160, South Africa
+27 21 844 0605
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trail hiatus

This vineyard is a stop on the Green Mountain Trail. What a special place to land during a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
goodfoodforhealth
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New Hampshire
beautiful apple trees lining your approach...

the setting of this wine farm is great. up in the mountains with lots of apple trees of which they... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
elizabetho480
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Paul Cluver Wines is located in the cool-climate Elgin Valley. This family-run winery has roots that go back four generations. Recognised as pioneers of wine in the area, the focus is on producing elegant wines that are expressive of the terroir.The winery forms part of larger holistic farming business called 'De Rust Estate'. In addition to the vineyards and cellar, there are apple and pear orchards, a Hereford stud and eco-tourism activities, including amphitheatre concerts and mountain biking, on the farm. The estate forms part of the UNESCO world heritage site, the Kogelberg Biosphere. Half of the estate has been set aside for conservation into perpetuity.
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  • Terrible3%
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De Rust Estate | Elgin, Grabouw 7160, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This vineyard is a stop on the Green Mountain Trail. What a special place to land during a multi-day hike. The food and ambiance were exceptional.

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Reviewed March 23, 2018

the setting of this wine farm is great. up in the mountains with lots of apple trees of which they make a delightful cider.the special late harvest is also one of the best.

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Visit the place today on wedding venue hunting and wine tasting with some friends. Girl at the wine tasting was good and friendly. Had the most awfull experience with Sharon Mars (in charge of the ampitheatre venue). Firstly she didn't greed and looked at us...More

Thank Mekie P
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LieslRust, Manager at Paul Cluver Wines, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

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Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

This was one for the memories of life. The chicken tortillas was devine with the great Paul Cluver Sauvignon blanc and the venue out of this world. Will be back. For sure !

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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch at the new restaurant. Totally totally overpriced. Meal ok. Won't be going back. R250 for 3 small pieces of steak. And a bitesize dessert.

Thank Michelle M
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Reviewed November 28, 2017

We stopped here during a walking trail. Some perssons in our group liked the apple cider, but others did not. It is a matter of taste ofcourse. The wine tasting was a bit disappointing as only the cheap wines were offered. One was so low...More

Thank huys25
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Reviewed August 19, 2017

We popped in for a wine tasting the other day. It was a cold Winter's day and they appeared to be a little put out. It appeared as if the usual staff were either on holiday or were off for the day. A lady helped...More

Thank georgestof
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

We lunched here as part of a walking trail and it was wonderful. The warm hostess/ owner Nicky welcomed us with open arms and the chef Fergus was a genius . We had yellowtail with a bokkoms butter (bokkoms is a dried fish ) on...More

Thank PeripateticPippa
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Reviewed May 2, 2017

We popped in for a quick wine tasting at the end of our busy day. The security guard at the gate gave us a heads up to try the new cider, which we did, and I am glad he mentioned it or we would not...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

The wine farm pulls out all the sops to make this an event you want to come back to. Great food and sumptuous Paul cluver wine combined with plenty for the kids to do. Perhaps more entertainment at the arena, but with such a beautiful...More

Thank Mark G
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