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Chinook Honey Company

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386079 16th St W, Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1A1, Canada
+1 403-995-0830
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Visit with the Grandkids

Very interesting place and how honey is made. The kids where amazed to see the actual BEE's coming... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ron S
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Calgary, Canada
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Went in for a late December tour. The store is quite cute with many different bee wax and honey... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
FishFeather
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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Chinook Honey Company is an apiary nestled in the Calgary foothills. The honey boutique includes many honey made treats including ice cream, jams, jellies, sauces and body care products and apitherapy items. A live observation hive gives an insight into the fascinating world of bees and helpful staff will gladly answer any questions. Chinook Arch Meadery offers free mead (honey wine) tasting. Learn how this ancient beverage is made. Organized tours available ($).
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386079 16th St W, Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1A1, Canada
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386079 16th St W, Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1A1, Canada
+1 403-995-0830
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting place and how honey is made. The kids where amazed to see the actual BEE's coming and going.

Thank Ron S
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your review! Our glassed in observation hives are a great way to learn the secret lives of bees.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for a late December tour. The store is quite cute with many different bee wax and honey products. They also carry a selection of books for people interested in home beekeeping. The tour itself was not much of a tour. We walked across...More

Thank FishFeather
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for mentioning our wide variety of honey and bee related items. We regret that our program didn't meet your expectations. We recognize 'Tour' may not be the best term which is why we take extra care to inform people...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My Daughter and I took our Granddaughters. We really enjoyed our visit. Lots to see and great gifts to share with family and friends.

Thank Maureen B
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping by to visit us. With a wide selection of honey and gifts we have something to please just about everyone.

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Loads of honey products and super friendly staff between Okotoks and Black Diamond. The mead is quite tasty, there is a big variety to sample. They also put on some great events for families during the summer and at Christmas.

Thank powell93
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We hope to see lots of families for our Christmas at the Hive events Dec 2nd & 9th to enjoy all the activities we have planned.

Reviewed 9 November 2017

They have so much made from honey, honeycomb etc, tours, winter festivals etc. Love this place. The winter festival had candle making outdoors, petting of animals, hot chocolate etc. You can try their homemade mead. You can try all the honeys. Great place for everyone

Thank catherine632016
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for your kind review we really appreciate it! With our Christmas at the Hive event approaching soon on Dec 2& 9th this year we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 30 October 2017

I love honey. Honey everything! and when I found their creamed Alberta wild floral at Millarvilles Christmas Market I was hooked. I use it in BBQ Sauce, Tea, Hot Water, Baking... it never goes 'hard' and tastes amazing even on its own. I got my...More

Thank CJ K
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thanks for coming to see us here at the farm and spreading the love of all things honey!

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely location just south of Calgary. Any thing related to bees, honey, jams and numerous other bee stuff including Mead that is made on site. They also have a discovery ctr to learn all about the bees and what they do. I highly recommend visiting...More

Thank CalgaryKenny
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you for your great review! It is always fun for us to share our knowledge of all things bee and mead year round. We hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 11 October 2017

So many different flavours of honey and jams with honey, we live in Okotoks and often just pop along to the honey farm to pick up honey when we have run out. Staff are always friendly and helpful and my sons always love trying honey...More

Thank Alexandra D
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us, we do appreciate it! There are some new varieties of honey arriving in store for you to sample on your next visit, and our friendly staff will be happy to assist as always.

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here for the first time this afternoon. Well worth the drive to Okotoks. We went on the Mead tour explaining how they produce the Mead from honey collected from their bee hives. The tour included tasting each of the 11 meads they produce, all...More

Thank BritInCalgary
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

We agree that Jocelyn is a fantastic guide on our meadery and bee tours! You picked a perfect day to stop by and visit us. With so many great destinations within a short drive of Calgary we appreciate you stopping in.

Reviewed 23 August 2017

We arrived a bit later than we had intended as it was close to closing time. The staff was very nice and said to not worry about being there that late as they would be happy to stay with us until we were done. We...More

Thank LarMar1970
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review! We are happy you enjoyed your visit here and had a chance to try our amazing ice cream. Come back to see us again soon.

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Barb S
3 July 2017|
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Response from Cherie A | Property representative |
Hello, Our tours are $10 for adults $7.50 for seniors and children. For our tour info and schedule please check our web site.
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