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Sumac Ridge Estate Winery was the first operating estate winery in British Columbia. We have been dedicated to producing wine from 100% BC grown grapes since our inception. We are the home to three unique brands in one iconic location, Sumac Ridge...more
17403 Hwy 97, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z6, Canada
+1 250-494-0451
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Our wine host Alix was has shared with us (2 years in a row) great experiences that combine wine and food pairings and really heighten the overall wine tasting experience. We've definitely had very positive experiences, learning more each time we visit. Alix is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paul S
GreatEstates, Manager at Sumac Ridge Estate Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience here at Sumac Ridge Estate Winery. We pride ourselves with our excellent customer service and like to ensure our guests leave knowing just that little bit more about the wines we make. Cheers, Marion

Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Attended the Magic of Meritage, a wine tasting experience where you learn about the black sage Meritage and you get a chance to make your own Meritage by combining merlot, cab franc, cab sav, and petit Verdot. Also enjoy the black sage Meritage and a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GreatEstates, Manager at Sumac Ridge Estate Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We love the Mastering Meritage events that we hold here in the fall and winter months and we are very proud of the excellent Meritage we offer made by Jason James our wine maker. Everyone who has attended this hands on seminar has thoroughly enjoyed...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018

We booked the "Black Sage Food and Wine Pairing" ; it sounded very interesting on-line. We were not disappointed either in the wines, the bites they were paired with or our host John C. John was very knowledgeable and a lot of fun. We were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful experience! We were escorted into the cellar on the lower level of the winery where a table was set up for us. The cellar was very chilly but blankets were provided if needed. It all added to the atmosphere. The tastings were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

We had wanted to do this last year, but had missed out due to timing. We did this on Oct 1 with John and he was incredible. He was very knowledgeable, yet very down to earth and encouraged questions. He is passionate and curious about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

We've been wanting to do this 11:30 am to 12:30 pm wine and food pairing for years. Last week we finally booked and took the tour. This is an exceptional experience. We were lucky to have Keith as our guide who gave us in-depth knowledge...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We have been frequenting this winery for 20 years and has always come impressed us with great wines and wonderful hospitality. This time we were on a wine tour and John our host did an excellent job sabring the bubbly wine.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

Thanks John L for a great tasting. Removing the sword show was beautiful! The chocolate and cheese and port was delicious. You exceeded all expectations

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

They have a tour of the winery as well as tastings. Although the tastings aren’t free, if you buy some wine, they will take the price of the tasting off your purchase.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank FranKyLaur
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I recently did the wine and food bite pairing tour at Sumac and it was amazing! Keith has so much knowledge and walked us through from vine to bottle. He was funny and patient with all our questions. Loved seeing the “champagne” cave and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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