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Groote Post

Darling | Cape Dutch estate

Best For

Families:  8/10 
Friends:  8/10 
Couples:  8/10 

Practical Info

Tasting fees: Free tasting
Onsite: Hiking or Mountain Bike trails Picnic area Children Playground Gardens Restaurant on site Beautiful view Cellar visit

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Open during the week 9am-5pm, 10am-2:30pm on week-ends. Sundays closed in July

Heading for the West Coast, either for work (unlucky you!), a great week-end or even better...holidays...Then don't forget to stop by Groote Post. This magnificent Cape Dutch estate offers everything for everyone. From amazing wines that are a great expression of the Darling terroir, superb gardens, a great restaurant, hiking trails, game viewing (by appointment), playground for your children...you'll definitely want to stay far longer than you expected.

Did You Know...? The farm drive is a must do, with indigenous plants and game (Bontebok, Elands, Kudus, Wildebeests,...)

Wine Maker: Lukas Wentzel

Established since: 1706

These are the cultivars produced on the estate...

White wines
  • Whites
  • Chardonnay
  • Chenin Blanc
  • Riesling
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • White Blend
Red wines
  • Reds
  • Merlot
  • Pinot Noir
  • Red Blend
  • Shiraz
Other wines
  • Others
  • Cape Classique
  • Dessert Wine

On top of that, you'll find the following on the estate...

  • A beautiful view
  • Restaurant: Groote Post Restaurant
    Open for lunch Wednesday to Sunday
  • Cellar visit: By appointment
  • Hiking Trails
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Baskets
  • Gardens
  • Farm Tours
  • Playground

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