Bitters, gin, vodka, bourbon, vermouth, malts and everything in between. Western Cape artisan distillers use their own techniques to ferment, blend, infuse and age their artisan creations. These incredible, healthy, locally sourced products are originanally produced, small scale and independent of any other entity.
The Wilderer Distillery in Stellenbosch began its exciting journey to becoming an award winning distillery in 1995. Established by Helmut Wilderer – Wilderer’s Master Distiller, the distillery is South Africa’s very first private distillery and is fully equipped with state-of-the-art facilities set upon a foundation of age-old distilling traditions. The distillery produces prized grappa, schnapps, liqueur and gin. Sample the bold beverages, pair it with delectable meals at one of the two restaurants in the Western Cape or try out their recommended recipes for a variety of cocktails. These innovative spirits have become the drink of choice for people from all over the world and one taste of the award-winning creations will have you craving more.