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“Good tasting experience”

Boekenhoutskloof Winery
Ranked #26 of 55 things to do in Franschhoek
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Boekenhoutskloof is one of the oldest farms in the Franschhoek Valley. Home to wine brands like Boekenhoutskloof and The Chocolate Block, we are open for wine tasting by appointment only. Please contact us via email to enquire.
Reviewed 27 October 2013

Some of the entry level (i.e. the Wolftrap/Porcupine Ridge ranges) wines here are ok and cheap but as you move into The Chocolate Block and especially the Boekenhoutskloof Seven Chairs range the quality improves a lot. The later is not always available for tasting but if you are lucky they may have a bottle open.

The tasting experience is relaxed and less commercial than some of the other large vineyards in the area. The staff are friendly and approachable. And finally worth noting that it is also free.

Worth a visit and it's right beside two small family run vineyards which are definitely worth a visit: Haut Espoir and Stony Brook (need to phone ahead to book for either of these thought).

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