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La Bri

Franschhoek | Cape Dutch estate

Best For

Families:  5/10 
Friends:  6/10 
Couples:  6/10 

Practical Info

Tasting fees: R45 for the portfolio tasting (R55 for the wine pairing)
Onsite: Cheese or Charcuterie platters Beautiful view Cellar visit

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Open from Monday to Friday 9:30am-5pm, 10am-4pm on Saturdays and Sundays

Boasting a state-of-the-art 120 tonne boutique wine cellar and tasting room, La Bri is where you will find signature styled wines from a passionate people as well great surroundings made of centennial oak trees, Cape Dutch buildings and a great herb and vegetable garden. According to the Franschhoek Museum, the original grant of La Bri is the one of the oldest Huguenot-allocated farms in the Franschhoek Valley.

Did You Know...? The name ‘La Bri’ is probably derived from the French for ‘the refuge’ (l'abri), a perfect name for this property, as it is safely nestled in the imposing amphitheatre of the Franschhoek valley.

Wine Maker: Irene Waller

Established since: 1694

These are the cultivars produced on the estate...

White wines
  • Whites
  • Chardonnay
  • Viognier
Red wines
  • Reds
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot
  • Red Blend
  • Shiraz
Other wines
  • Others
  • none

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

  • A beautiful view
  • Cellar visit: By appointment
  • Wine pairings (chocolate, biltong, Turkish delights)
  • Cheese Platter
  • Flowers

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