SAEVA Congress 2015

Stellenbosch, Western Cape
Monday, 16 February 2015


Times: 10:00, 13:00, 15:00 & 18:00

1 - 3 people = R460 for the vehicle
4 - 9 people = R690 for the vehicle

A2B Tours, Ryan Mentoor, 083 414 8563,


Beryl Back Master Tasting Room

Beryl Back tasting room
R60 per person - includes 8 wines, selection of cheeses & olive oil

Standard tasting
R25 per person - includes 6 wines & selection of cheeses

Cheese tasting only
R12 per person

Bus will depart from the Protea Hotel at 14h00



R25 – 4 beers

R35 – 6 Beers

Barley & Biltong @ Spice Route

The Barley & Biltong Emporium is a new and truly unique offering to South Africa. With one of the best view of Table Mountain, The Barley & Biltong is a beer garden with a local twist. Beer and biltong lovers can look forward to tasting a selection of beer well-complimented with Kudu, Beef and Springbok biltong. Guest can purchase and enjoy their beer and biltong in the beer garden, while enjoying the spectacular view of the Paarl Winelands and Table Mountain. (Menu Available)

Wilderer’s Distillery & La Grapparia Restaurant @ Spice Route

Last but not least, take a brief walk over to the Wilderer’s Distillery & La Grapparia Restaurant, opening up in mid-January 2013. See Master Distillers, Helmut Wilderer craft internationally acclaimed Grappa  and Eaux de vie, which has become the brand of choice to many connoisseurs around the world. Wilderer’s Distillery uses the most advanced equipment available, which allows them to produce some of the best Grappa and Schnäpse in South Africa. Guests will be given the opportunity to view the distillation process and sample some of the products. Enjoy a selection of wood- fired, thin base pizza, flammkuchen and tapas with a glass of Grappa or Schnapps at La Grapparia situated right next-door to the distillery. (Menu Available)

DC Artisan Chocolate @ Spice Route

Daily 09h00 – 17h00 (last tastings 16h30)
Duration: Approx 25 mins, depending on group size
Cost: R25 per person
Bookings required for groups of more than 10.

A guided tasting of all 6 of our 70% cacao Single Origin dark chocolates: Uganda; Trinidad; Madagascar; Venezuela Caracas; Sao Tome and Venezuela Rio Caribe, followed by a selection of 4 of our flavoured chocolates, including at least one milk chocolate.

Available by prior arrangement only.
Duration: Approx 60 mins, depending on group size 
Cost: R100 per person 
Minimum group size: 10 (If your group is smaller than this we may be able to combine with other smaller groups, so please enquire.)

Enjoy a tasting of 4 Spice Route wines and 4 DV ARTISAN CHOCOLATE 70% Single Origin chocolates. Guests will be guided through the tasting and will gain insights into some of the subtleties of chocolate making. This is a truly authentic pairing experience, combining cacao flavours with the intensity of these Swartland wines.

Bus will depart from the Protea Hotel at 14h00

Accommodation at the Protea Hotel Stellenbosch is limited.  The SAEVA will be holding accommodation until the end of December, where after availability CANNOT be guaranteed.  Accommodation will only be reserved if fully paid.

Prices per person per night:
Single in a Standard room = R1 305
Sharing in a Standard room = R805

Single in a Deluxe room = R1 505
Sharing in a Deluxe room = R940

Full English Breakfast included.

Stellenbosch is the second oldest town in the country, which makes Protea Hotel Stellenbosch a historical little gem that offers guests access to some of the best wine farms in South Africa and offers some of the most exquisite wedding venues. Whether it’s the magnificent backdrop of the mountain ranges you seek, a scenic drive or unforgettable experiences in nature, Stellenbosch will not disappoint. 

Details for the hotel:

Techno Avenue, Techno Park
Stellenbosch, Western Cape
+27 21 880 9500



Contact Details

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