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Address: 17km Outside Stanford On R326, Stanford 7210, South Africa
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+27 28 341 0676
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 15:00

The Raka brand was named after Piet Dreyer's black fishing vessel. Piet's...

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 Dreyer family now pursue the art of wine making. With the rich blessing of earth and elements, the help of a dedicated workforce, the enthusiasm of winemaker Josef Dreyer and the advantages of a modern gravity flow cellar, Piet Dreyer produces his award-winning Raka wines.

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Tour te Overberg district

Wat a friendly bunch of people offering a wide assortment of some of the best wine produced in South Africa! A tasteful cellar with a magnificent view. Many of their award winning... read more

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wat a friendly bunch of people offering a wide assortment of some of the best wine produced in South Africa! A tasteful cellar with a magnificent view. Many of their award winning wines ons display and on offer...highly tempting to buy much more than initially planned to do! Absolutely worthwhile to visite and to add to your wine collection.

Thank PaulHWessels
Stockholm County, Sweden
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly, knowledgeable staff, very helpful and informative. Left buying a few more bottles than we are able to carry onboard our flight, so a couple were drunk before ! "Bliss"

Thank Rory H
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely tasting at Raka wine. The service was friendly and atmosphere relaxed. The vetplante were a nice addition too.

Thank ClemD2014
Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The best red wines in the region. Affordable wine tasting for 15 wines and very good and well-informed staff. Highly recommended!

Thank jkZA
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Besides the nice tasting wines Raka employees were very informative, friendly and hospitable! Besides the wine the landscape is worth the trip, absolutely beautiful!

Thank nicole1286
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Was very excited to come all the way to Raka for the wine tasting, but unfortunately was very disappointing! The variety of wines available for tasting was very limiting, and the best wines not available at all. So if you want to taste it, you have to buy it. I would gladly pay more and taste all the wines. The... More 

Thank AndriesLodder
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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Great wine tasting and good service-good knowledge of the wines. Lovely setting, sitting outside looking at the mountain.

Thank Gina V
Strand, Western Cape, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Great wines bursting with flavor. Raja wines are quality not quantity driven. Personal favorites are the Spliced and Shiraz. Enjoy!

Thank Zed B
Somerset West, South Africa
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

It's not easy to please guests who arrive at 10h30 for a wine tasting; we'd all finished breakfast only an hour before and were hardly in the mood for alcohol at that time. But Raka is on an isolated hillside with lovely views and we were given a warm welcome, so happily settled down to start our tasting experience. Their... More 

Thank Ethnee H
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Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Some of my favourite wine in SA. Venue very tranquil. Even though they are situated in an isolated area and it really is just a tasting room, a small restaurant or bistro option would allow travellers to have a quick bite to eat before hitting the road.

Thank Allister B

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