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Waterford Estate Tasting Experiences


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Waterford Estate Tasting Experiences

The Jem Tasting – R95 per person
Enjoy an experience of Waterford Estate’s internationally recognized flagship wine, THE JEM. The goal in producing THE JEM is to truly express the diversity of our terroir, and more specifically the soils on Waterford Estate. To reach this goal of completeness, the blend is made up from different grape varietals all grown on the property. THE JEM is a wine which represents the property itself, and what we as a winery stand for. Enjoy your tasting in a varietal specific Riedel glass, allowing you distinguish the different elements of the wine.

Portfolio Tasting – R80 per person
This incorporates a selection of site specific Waterford wines, as well as Estate Wines (grown, vinified and bottled on the property). This is a great experience to gain an understanding of Waterford’s expression and vision of winemaking.

Wine & Chocolate Experience – R85 per person
The Wine and Chocolate Tasting is a unique flavour experience. Kevin Arnold together with, Chocolatier, Richard von Geusau have created a series of dark and milk chocolates that, when paired with our Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Natural Sweet wine, results in a flavour sensation, unlike any other.

Wine Drive Safari – R1150 per person
A unique three hour trip on our safari type vehicle. This experience allows the chance to taste our award winning Estate wines amongst the vineyards of their origin. The wine tasting will be accompanied by various light snacks, which are well suited to pair with the individual wines. The experience will end off with the Wine and Chocolate Tasting, back at the winery. Bookings a week in advance are essential.

Porcupine Trail Wine Walk – R450 per person
We have designed three different routes at different levels of intensity, which explore both Vineyards and natural Fynbos, ensuring the best possible experience depending on your own capabilities. You will have the option to select three different wines for tasting to accompany a light picnic style lunch. On your return to the winery, your experience will end of with the Wine and Chocolate Tasting. Bookings a week in advance are essential.

Reserve Tasting – R295 per person
A selection of vintage wines that showcase the aging potential of our Waterford Estate Wines.

Library Collection Tasting – R210 per person
The Library Collection takes a look back at the story of where our wine style comes from. This tasting is a way of expressing internal wine interests, from different grape varietals to unique viticultural sites.