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Social media and the internet have created wonderful opportunities for sharing of information and experiences and we are grateful for the kinds words and reviews of many people who have visited us and written blogs and reviews.

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Exploring the world of gins in Cape Town [with must-visits!]

Text: Marcella van Alphen
Photographs: Claire Lessiau

17 April 2024

A great write up from two inspiring travel writers who have the most amazing adventures.

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Deep South Distillery in the Medals again for Delicious Craft Spirits

Graeme Lund: Thirsty Traveller

2 October 2023

A review of many of our award-winning spirits.

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Treat yourself and your BFF to a fascinating tour and spirit tasting at Deep South Distillery 

Graeme Lund: Thirsty Traveller

21 August 2023

A review of our tastings and tours

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Deep South Distillery is getting their ‘WOW’ back

IOL Online

17 December 2021

As we emerge from COVID lockdown regulations……

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The Hidden Gems of Cape Town’s Gin Culture

Andrew Thompson

20 May 2020

Craft Gin is strong in Cape Town.  This is  quick review of some of the better known establishments offering Craft Gin. A mixture of bars and distilleries.

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Cape Town’s Craft Distilleries: A Boozy Adventure Awaits


As we emerge from COVID lockdown regulations……

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11 glorious gin experiences in and around Cape Town for all budgets

Getaway Online

An updated review of Craft Distilleries and  specialist gin bars all over the Cape Peninsula.

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South African Gin

by Jared Ranahan – Distiller Magazine

31 August 2020

A write-up of some South African gins.

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Inaugural South African Spirits Trophy Results

by Jean Vincent Ridon –

31 January 2019

Announcement of the results of the SA Spirits Trophy, at which Deep South Cape Dry Gin won Gold.

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Deep South Distillery Jazz Series


15 December 2018

A series of evening events supporting local Jazz Musicians

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Spoilt for Choice at Deep South Distillery

by Dorria Watt – IOL Online

3 August 2018

A wonderful, informative and insightful writeup of our distillery

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10 Undiscovered Secrets of the Southern Cape Peninsula

Ankia Wolf – Travelground

12 July 2018

The Deep South has some great attractions, loved and frequented by locals.  Ankia describes 10 wonderful things to do that are perhaps a little off the tourist route.

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Cape Town craft gin distillery tasting guide

by Chantal Lascaris

7 June 2018

A list of Gin Distilleries that offer gin tastings.

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Distillery in the Deep South

by Craig Strachan – Notes from the Cape.

2 January 2018

A long time blogger about his life and experiences, Craig gives a insight into his tasting and tour of Deep South Distillery. 

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It’s a Rum thing: Cape Town’s Rum Revolution

by Richard Holmes – We Are Africa:

4 August 2017

Richard writes about Cape Town’s first Rum Bars featuring small-batch handcrafted local Rums.

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