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Averill Creek Vineyard

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Beautiful location!

Stopped in here on our way from Chemainus and had a nice time. The drive up to the tasting room is... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Francine L
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Ottawa, Canada
Relaxing Atmosphere

Visited Averill Creek Vineyard with a group of friends. Unfortunately rain spoiled any chance of... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
waterlogged23
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Victoria, Canada
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Averill Creek is a family run 40 acre estate winery on Vancouver Island. Located in the heart of the Cowichan Valley wine region, we are dedicated to producing premium wines that showcase the terroir of Vancouver Island. Drop in for a wine tasting...more
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6552 North Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 6K9, Canada
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

Stopped in here on our way from Chemainus and had a nice time. The drive up to the tasting room is a bit windy but once you get up there, the views are breathtaking! The tasting room itself is quite spacious and the staff was...More

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you for visiting Averill Creek, and taking in our "breathtaking" views! We agree - it's definitely on the list of wineries to tour on Vancouver Island and in the Cowichan Valley. Enjoy your BC Wines!

Reviewed September 17, 2018

Visited Averill Creek Vineyard with a group of friends. Unfortunately rain spoiled any chance of sitting on the patio, but the flowers and foliage were beautiful to look at. I would imagine that on a warm day, following the tasting, it would be relaxing to...More

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

So happy you were able to enjoy the view of our garden while sipping Averill Creek wines! We look forward to welcoming you back for a picnic on the patio in the sunshine, to enjoy both the wines and the view!

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful view of the Cowichan Valley from the Winery. Peaceful. The wine tasting is a sample of VERY good Cowichan wines! Very pleased with the quality. Pack a picnic, purchase your favourite sample and sit out on the patio and enjoy. I will return and...More

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Sounds like a fabulous 'girls day'! Thank you for visiting Averill Creek and tasting our local wines. We look forward to welcoming you & friends back for the view, the patio and of course our wines!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit here on our way to Nanaimo to catch the ferry back to mainland. The setting is just gorgeous, staff really pleasant and wines very nice. It was great to be able to to take our own picnic and enjoy their wines...More

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you for your review of Averill Creek Vineyard, and thank you for stopping in for a picnic on our patio! We look forward to your return.

Reviewed July 30, 2018

I had planned a romantic picnic for my husband & me. But, my dear daughter was home alone as her husband had a band gig. So, I invited her along for a tasting & a picnic at Averill Creek winery. We each packed some picnic...More

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

What a wonderful day! Thank you for including Averill Creek Vineyard in your tour, so glad you enjoyed the Gewurztraminer on our patio. Looking forward to welcoming you again to enjoy the wines and the view!

Reviewed July 25, 2018

On the slopes of a hill with great views of the Cowichan Valley. Superb service and lovely ambience on the outdoor patio, with a mellow piano player/singer We didn't eat food, just had a lazy afternoon with a glass of wine on a very hot...More

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Thank you for visiting - glad you enjoyed our patio with a view to the Averill Creek vineyards! If you visit on a Friday in the summer, you can enjoy food from our visiting food truck!

Reviewed July 22, 2018

I have been to Averill Creek many times and I always have a consistent experience. Staff are knowledgable on the wines. The sparkling is my favourite and my most recent visit was to pick some up for my wedding. It was so great to have...More

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Firstly, congratulations on your wedding! What a lovely way to celebrate by serving local, BC sparkling wine, and good choice, our Charm De L'ile is fabulous! Thank you for including Averill Creek on your special day. (and yes, we think the patio with vineyard and...More

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful spot. Great place to go with friends and sample the tastes of the Cowichan Valley. Super friendly and knowledgeable staff. Great place to chill for a couple of hours and pick up a couple of bottles of wine to add to the home cellar.

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Thank you for your review! Sounds like you had a great visit at our Averill Creek Winery - looking forward to seeing you again. Please drop by this summer and enjoy our patio and views too!

Reviewed April 9, 2018

Lovely, relaxing vineyard abt an hour north of Victoria, BC, on Vancouver Isld, with very pretty views and some excellent wines. You can order picnics for lunch from Duncan's on First in Duncan, abt 15 mins. away, for delivery to Averill Creek Vineyard. Excellent food...More

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Thank you for your review of Averill Creek ~ so happy you enjoyed your visit to the winery and tasting room. We welcome you back anytime for more British Columbia wines!

Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

We visited several wineries during our weekend in the Cowichan Valley and Averill Creek was one of our favorites. We made this our lunch stop and picked up a gourmet picnic basket on our way there from Hudson’s On First (as suggested on Averill Creek’s...More

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Wendy J, Owner at Averill Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2017

Thank you SO much for your kind review! It sounds like you had the ideal Averill Creek experience - gorgeous views, gourmet picnic and of course fabulous wines for the patio!

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Response from silverdollar35 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. You can purchase cheese and crackers but unless you hire a/their chef for an event, bring your own food. Only need to buy wine and you can enjoy their beautiful view! Hope this helps 😊
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