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Address: 1218 - 27th Ave South, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G1, Canada
Phone Number: 250-428-4911
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As usual we had a wonderful experience at Skimmerhorn Winery. Staff were friendly and informative. Again their wines were wonderful. Our favorites, Autumn Tryst and Ortaga were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 19, 2015
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Moose Jaw
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

As usual we had a wonderful experience at Skimmerhorn Winery. Staff were friendly and informative. Again their wines were wonderful. Our favorites, Autumn Tryst and Ortaga were worth the trip from Saskatchewan. Thanks Skimmerhorn!

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Colbert, WA
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104 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

I tasted their reds, and found them interesting but not compelling. I thought the two blends needed some time in the bottle before the two grapes would mesh. I hope to return when their pinot noir is released next year. The setting is gorgeous (unfortunately quite smokey right now).

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Thank ColbertGD
Kitimat
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

This winery has a memorable view of the Creston area. The wines aren't so bad either. It's unfortunate that the bistro is closed. Otherwise it is a must see when in creston. Enjoy the tasting bar while you're there.

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Thank KramJH
Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We tasted some great wines - and brought some home. It wasn't tour day - but we looked around and enjoyed the time with the hostess. Unfortunately the bistro is closed. The views are so pretty. A great place to stop while in the area.

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Bozeman, Montana
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

We tried some great wines from a great and knowledgeable hostess...I don't know what else to say...my only disappointment is we didn't stay here for dinner instead of where we did go...everything looked great...highly recommend...

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Calgary, Canada
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I made a reservation at the bistro so that we could head down to Skimmerhorn and check the place out during our vacation where we were staying near by Creston. I made the reservation 2 hours before the winery tour started and it was perfect timing. We weren't rushed, it gave us plenty of time to relax and we even... More 

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Creston, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This gorgeous winery is next to my home. Lucky me! I like to eat there ocassionally ad always buy my wine there. Al and Marlene the owners are friendly and knowledgable about wines. The food is fantastic and the views.......breathtaking.

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Cranbrook, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Lunch on the deck of the Bistro is always wonderful and delicious. Marlene is a terrific hostess. You're always well looked after. The chocolate dessert was amazing and loved the Cobb salad. I always watch in the spring for the new menu. Take your time and enjoy the view of the valley. Be sure to make a reservation. You sit... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The spectacular view from the Bistro deck/balcony of the Creston Valley bookmarked on the east and west by beautiful mountains is in itself worth the trip to the Skimmerhorn Winery and Vinyard. Notwithstanding the view, the luncheon menu has a variety of items sufficient to satisfy the tastes of a broad spectrum of visitors. The food is well prepared and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

Passed through Creston, BC which is not know as a hotbed for innovative cuisine. We followed the sign to the Skimmerhorn Winery & Bistro and had an excellent lunch with a very nice bottle of their Kootenay Crush White Wine. We tasted some of the other wines and found them very balanced and tasteful. The appetizer which we selected (... More 

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