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Karlo Estates Winery

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Address: 561 Danforth Rd, Wellington, Ontario K0K 3L0, Canada
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+1 613-399-3000
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11:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 18:00
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The County’s largest portfolio of unique premium wines made by Master...

The County’s largest portfolio of unique premium wines made by Master Winemaker and Wine Judge, Richard Karlo. Chardonnay CHOA, Lake on the Mountain Riesling, Frontenac Gris Rosé, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Quintus - the 5 Bordeaux blend, The 5th Element - 100% Petit Verdot, Port~style wines ~ VanAlstine Port and VanAlstine White. 93 acres with North America’s largest Dry Stone bridge, Loft Gallery of oil painter, Sherry Martin. Tastings in 1845 post & beam barn, on covered sundeck or picnic at North America’s Largest Dry Stone bridge. Wine by the glass can be enjoyed anywhere on the 93 acres accept the parking lot.

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Everything you want in a winery, all in one trip

I'm a local so I've been here several times, even once on a four wheeler. They're accessible on the Millinium Trail, that's right by the golf course in Wellington. They have all... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Suzanne O
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Prince Edward County, Canada
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Prince Edward County, Canada
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a local so I've been here several times, even once on a four wheeler. They're accessible on the Millinium Trail, that's right by the golf course in Wellington. They have all sorts of events going on that attracts both locals and tourists but the best thing about this place is their wine. They combine interesting flavours without it taking... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice plank bar. Good red fortified wine eclectic staff. Other wines not to my taste. In cold barn with strangely constructed little warm room in the corner.

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Thank Kim R
KarloEstates, Owner at Karlo Estates Winery, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about our red fortified. During the hight of the season, our whole barn is used as our tasting room but during the coldest months of the winter, when there is not much foot traffic, we retreat into the original milking parlour as we have been able to winterize this section of the barn. We... More 

Victoria, Canada
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We spent a lively noon hour at the winery sampling a few of their aromatic and flavourful wines. The hosts were very welcoming and took time to engage in conversation with us even though there were a number of groups visiting making for lively atmosphere. We enjoyed some tasty food and purchased a few bottles of their superb red wines.... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

We've been to Karlo Estates many times, and always have a great experience. The wines are delicious (especially the red and white ports), the staff are knowledgeable and friendly, and the unique pairings (BBQ peanuts, potato chips) are a nice touch.

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Toronto
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I landed in for the second time. Much like last time the staff could be more helpful and genuine. After finding an employee who was willing to talk we managed to get a seat in the back. We had a couple of the nibbler plates while trying the wine. Tried the Niagara Peninsula Riesling, the three witches... More 

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Thank kevket
KarloEstates, Owner at Karlo Estates Winery, responded to this review

Hi Kevket First off, thank you for taking the time to write a review about Karlo Estates and for your generous rating. We’re delighted you like our wine. Also, thank you for sharing your experience so we can see were we need to improve in order to be our best. It’s what we don’t want to hear sometimes that makes... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Loved the atmosphere of the old barn, with friendly staff. I wasn't a huge fan of the wine, but obviously that's all personal taste. I am happy I went and recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I have been doing wine and taste tour fundraisers for Quinte Immigration (QUIS) for the last 4 years. We do two per year and stop at various wineries, breweries, food stops, etc. Karlo Estates has been a part of 4 of our 7 tours now and most recently we stopped there on October 8th. Our group normally ranges from 25... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We visited six wineries during our Saturday tour in Prince Edward County. Our hired driver picked the destinations for us and Karlo Estates was included on our five hour tour. I won't rate or rank the many wines we had during the day at all these places but I will say that Karlo Estates was the most electric environment we... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We came here as part of a wine tour and got a chance to see the barn and facilities as well as sample some very very nice wines. Sherry (the owner/vintner) was very nice as was the girl at the bar serving us (whose name escapes me). We have a nice time chatting and getting the history of winery and... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Karlo Estates Winery was the last stop on our Prince Edward County exploration trip. We arrived to an empty rustic barn which serves as the tasting area. . Three of the wines we had wanted to try and purchase were sold out we were told by the girl working the tasting bar. So we decided that we should stay and... More 

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KarloEstates, Owner at Karlo Estates Winery, responded to this review

HI Laurie e, St. Catharines, Canada Thank you for coming to our winery and for taking the time to write your feedback about your winery experience. I’m very sorry it was not a positive one as that was not at all our intention. I’m sorry you had a hard time finding the winery. We are only allowed by the manicipality... More 

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