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Emandare Vineyard

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Laid back winery

Mike gave my husband and I a lovely sampling of wines from their vineyard and a nice education on... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2019
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Unassuming Tasting Room, Great No-Frills Experience

My wife and I tasted here on a weekday, just us, had a great time. It is off the main road a bit... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2019
Sacramento, California
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Emandare Vineyard is our home and we are privileged to work alongside nature to capture a glimpse of this place in every bottle.
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6798 Norcross Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 6C3, Canada
+1 250-597-4075
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Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Mike gave my husband and I a lovely sampling of wines from their vineyard and a nice education on vines and grapes that grow in the region. He’s very engaged, passionate, and knowledgeable. Much nicer than the other winery we visited where no one told...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 27, 2019 via mobile

Something different for our 35th Anniversary. Mike the owner, gave us a tour of his winery, the history of the place, how he & his wife are doing it very much like in Europe. No irrigation, no chemicals. Mike’s enthusiasm & passion is contagious we...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2019

My wife and I tasted here on a weekday, just us, had a great time. It is off the main road a bit, but worth the effort. Vancouver Island (VCI) wines are different from the northern California wines we are used to when comparing the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

Sweet couple who seem genuinely interested in sharing their passion for wine. Recommend their cider, $18 a bottle, so it was quite expensive but totally worth it. Crisp and full of apples! Mmm!

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

We visited this winery as part of the Cowichan Valley - Local Food, Craft Beverages, and Estate Wine Tour by Vancouver Island Expeditions. The owner, Mike, gave us a tour of his winery, the history of the place, his philosophy and passion for wine making....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Mike and Robin (and new daughter Cora) have done an amazing job of rehabilitating an older vineyard with a whole new flavour and culture. To visit their vineyard after being there for only four years, they have totally done a wonderful makeover. They are agrarians...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

We visited this winery as part of a tour. It was easily the best location we visited that day. The owner gave us a guided tour of the vineyard and I really admire his philosophy on how he runs the winery. It is a smaller...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

We always take our friends who are visiting from out of town here for a tour and wine tasting. The staff are friendly and knowledgable. The wine is also very good. We always buy some to keep in our cellar for special occasions.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Dan K
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