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KWV Sensorium

57 Main Street, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 807 3094
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Great experience - A must try

One can be put off by the location of this tasting. If you are used to other winerys, and being out... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Natasha D
Cape Town Central, South Africa
An absolute must

KWV Wine Sensorium appeals to all senses... but, it does not offer vineyards and patios overlooking... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
Roodepoort, South Africa
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Experience the art of wine and brandy at the KWV Sensorium - a beautiful & modern art space situated in the heart of Paarl. Taste KWV's award winning wines and brandies while taking in our impressive South African art collection. Free wifi is available which will give you access to our innovative digital platform. KWV's broad range of premium wines and brandies are also available for purchase.
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“cupcakes” (5 reviews)
“nougat” (6 reviews)
“coffee shop” (4 reviews)
57 Main Street, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 807 3094
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

One can be put off by the location of this tasting. If you are used to other winerys, and being out in a bucolic environment, then you are put off by this environment at first. It is in town, right behind the KWV manufacturing plant,...More

1  Thank Natasha D
Reviewed 20 June 2017

KWV Wine Sensorium appeals to all senses... but, it does not offer vineyards and patios overlooking valleys. What it does offer is nougat, cupcakes, chocolate, cheesecake and all perfectly matched with some alcoholic beverages ranging from sparkling wine, to gin, to brandy, to amazing wines....More

Thank ADavis1977
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

3 adults in our party all opted for different tasting....pinotage, brand/chocolate and port/food.... and not one tasting sensation disappointed..... thank you for an enjoyable experience, now heading to the emporium to place an order!!

Thank Sally H
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We took a group of overseas friends for this informative tour of the facilities. The presentation was very professional and the fact that it could also be given in German to accommodate our visitors was an additional benefit. Rich history; well done !!

Thank Horst B
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Clean and inviting !! Lots of different drinks to taste, you decide with sweet or cupcakes. An absolutely must!!

Thank marionettejacobs
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We love to taste some wine with food pairing. This place, not as beautiful located as most of the wineries, even ugly, is too big and to professional and too much for mass tourism. The coffee shop is nice but that does not make it...More

Thank brokgoud
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

After visiting the website, we decided to experience the KWV Sensorium. On arrival we were told there was no opportunity for wine-tasting, and that we were free to view the art works and museum. We found the archive museum section very inadequate, and most of...More

Thank CherylT166
WineEmporium2014, General Manager at KWV Sensorium, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Unfortunately due to the change of ownership, we are still waiting for new liquor licences and had to suspend trading at the KWV Sensorium until it is sorted out. We do apologize for the inconvenience and do let our clients know that the KWV Wine...More

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I travel a lot for work an can honestly say that KWV brandy is right up there with the best! The sensorium is a great idea and the professional friendly staff is refreshingly honest and true. It is certainly not the clinical commercial-well polished nonsense...More

Thank Travelwim
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Sensorium is the art gallery/tasting room at KWV La Concorde in Main Street. There is also a coffee shop. Quiet, relaxed place to meet whilst surrounded by beautiful arts.

Thank Emarie B
Reviewed 18 October 2016

They offer a wide selection of great pairings, which includes Champagne and nougat, Brandy and biltong, as well as Vrandy and chocolate, etc. Loved it, really great way of trying something new, and a great and inexpensive experience with friends!! Have to do when in...More

Thank LeMarc G
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28 June 2016|
Response from WineEmporium2014 | Property representative |
Good afternoon For the cellar tour, you need to come to the KWV Wine Emporium in Kohler street, Paarl. The tour includes a tasting of 2 white wines, 2 red wines, 1 sweet wine and 1 brandy. Tours are Monday to Saturday at... More