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L'Epicure

4 Long Street, South Africa
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Wine tour

For a unique wine tasting experience with a historical perspective Lepicure came highly recommended... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Georgi G
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Wine estate tour

This experience was fantastic from the Start to the end. Kaya was extremely professional and... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
stellaejuoneatse
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L’Epicure is a highly exclusive wine tour specialist based in Cape Town, South Africa. Our mission is to showcase to the world, the outstanding quality and true ageing potential of South African wines by exploring the finest wines in special and in older vintages. Through this, we are committed to elevating South African wines to their rightful place among the best in the world. We host and guide our guests through an incredible food and wine journey, and provide exclusive access to private areas of iconic estates in which to enjoy true South African wine masterpieces... All whilst hearing the stories behind the people and the wines, against a backdrop of breathtaking African scenery.
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“fine dining” (2 reviews)
“wine tasting” (2 reviews)
“kaya” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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4 Long Street, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a unique wine tasting experience with a historical perspective Lepicure came highly recommended by friends.Kaya and Jessica walk you through the wine estates and give you a professional and personalised xperience of the wine farms and it’s wines. If one enjoys rare vintages ,top...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

This experience was fantastic from the Start to the end. Kaya was extremely professional and knowledgeable on wines and constantly checked in to ensure we were enjoying ourselves. The wine estates themselves were beautiful and the wine even better. We were educated on the wine...More

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DonVino76, Owner at L'Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Stellaejuoneatse, Many thanks for your kind feedback. What a memorable day it was! We have some great photos which I will send you privately. Can't wait to take you and your husband out on one of our gastronomic adventures the next time you're in...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Friends highly recommended this experience so we booked a tour with them last month and boy what an outing that was. Firstly let me be clear, this is not a wine tour with independent tour guides, like the rest of them. It's a top end...More

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DonVino76, Owner at L'Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Dear Gastronoman61 Thank you for your review, we really appreciate your kind comments. Our outing was indeed an exceptional one and we are so glad that we were able to create such a memorable experience for you, as it was for us. Please do stay...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

Kaya and Jessica are exceptional hosts and specialists in their fields. We were taken on a remarkable journey visiting the best wine estates and areas that we would not otherwise have had access to. Their in depth knowledge of wines, history and culture, coupled with...More

Thank Ivan L
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Kaya O, Owner at L'Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Hi Ivan Thank you for your very kind comments. We had an incredible day with both of you!...what a trip that was. We're looking forward to your next visit to Cape Town! Take care and stay in touch Kaya

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

This is a winelands tour on a different level of sophistication and class. We werent just taken to general tasting rooms to taste the usual wines. We were given a real vip treatment and got to taste old vintages that you simply never get to...More

Thank CarolALw
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DonVino76, Owner at L'Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Hi Thank you for your review. Jess and I fondly remember our outing and the fun we had. We're very glad you enjoyed the sunset barbecue...it is certainly one of the highlights of the tour! We cant wait for your next visit!. Take care and...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

I and my wife had an unforgettable tour of the winelands with Kaya and Jessica during our visit to South Africa. We’ve been on a wine tours before but this was something vastly different… there’s a definite luxury aspect to it – the BMW, the red...More

Thank Vinicius A
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Kaya O, Owner at L'Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Hi Vinicius Thank you for your wonderul comments. We had such a great time with you and are missing you both already. Hope to see you again next year for some more spectacular wines and dining experiences! Best regards Kaya

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I was so fortunate to have Kaya & Jessica guide my girlfriend and me around some of the best winefarms in the Western Cape. This couple really knows how to treat their guests, which is not surprising knowing they have many years of experience working...More

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Kaya O, Owner at L'Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi Dolf, Thank you for your very kind comments, we too had a great time in your company. Great wines need great friends to make it a truly memorable experience and I'm thrilled that we could make this happen. Stay in touch and hope to...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Dear Jessica and Kaya, thanks for taking me and my partner on the best wine tasting experience I’ve ever had. Your ecceptional knowledge about the estates, their unique wines and the South African (wine) culture is remarkable! You guys have a passion for your buisiness...More

Thank Manon v
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Kaya O, Owner at L'Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi Manon, it was an absolute pleasure hosting you and showing you the finest that this incredible country has to offer. Jessica and I are really glad you enjoyed it and look forward to your next trip!!

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