Winter has descended upon South Africa, bringing with it the cold and the rain that has everybody racing indoors, grabbing up their blankets and cuddling by a fire. With the weather being as it is one would be tempted to simply hibernate, stay at home and wait for warmer weather to return. Why not warm up at Blaauwklippen Vineyards in the most informative and delicious way possible? Visit our Vinoteque and Spirits Room!
A new addition to the Blaauwklippen Estate with the advent of the new Tasting Room, the Vinoteque comprises of a carefully selected wine archive dating back to 1978 with more than 30 vintages available for purchase. If you love your history and your wine you’re in for a treat! Knowledgeable wine advisors will guide you through all these options with a smile and help you choose which to take home as a souvenir, as a gift, or simply to enjoy by yourself, as you taste a piece of history from one of the oldest wine farms in South Africa.
Renowned for our wonderful wines, Blaauwklippen is also home to a host of delicious spirits to delight the senses. In addition to our own award winning brandies, 8 and 10 year old pot stilled brandies, the Spirits Room features a selection of premium potstill brandies by South African producers, creating the first brandy hub on a wine estate in South Africa. It’s a veritable smorgasbord for any connoisseur, as the Spirits Room boasts amber spirits, white spirits and a colourful array of liqueurs; including the ever popular Before & After Aperitif and the one of a kind Zinfandel Distiller’s Reserve, perfect with a wonderfully warming espresso.
The inviting lounge area is the perfect spot to cosy up with a brandy or 2 and a few good friends, wiling away the hours in warmth and comfort as the storm rages outside. There truly is no better place to be this winter, so make sure to escape the elements and enjoy a delightful day at Blaauwklippen Vineyards, we’ll be sure to keep a seat warm for you!