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Garry Oaks Estate Winery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Garry Oaks

A group of six of us went on a wine and brewery tour for an afternoon and stopped at Garry Oaks... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2016
Ford City, Pennsylvania
Nice little winery

Went to Garry Oaks after Saltspring Island Winery. Grounds not as nice but decent views. Gentlemen... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2016
Rochelle T
Vancouver, Canada
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Garry Oaks Estate is a boutique winery. In 1999, Originally a sheep farm, the was converted to a vineyard and planted with Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Gewurztraminer and Zweigelt. The first vintage was in 2002. THe wines have garnered much interest and...more
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1880 Fulford-Ganges Rd, British Columbia V8K 2A5, Canada
+1 250-653-4687
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Reviewed October 3, 2016

nice stop to explore the little vine yard and meet the guys behind it. the roadside offers a good view of the vineyard and Mt Maxwell behind.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 15, 2016

We had been introduced to Garry Oaks the previous night at a local restaurant and spotted it while driving down the island. Beautiful location. Great views. The gentleman in the tasting room had his sales patter down well and had an answer for everything. We...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

This winery has a nice setting on the hill overlooking towards Fulford Harbour. The wines are very nice and we especially the red Zweigelt wine. The person doing the tasting was very nice. I do remember going there years ago and they used to offer...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed September 12, 2016

A group of six of us went on a wine and brewery tour for an afternoon and stopped at Garry Oaks. The tasting room manager was very knowledgeable and gracious. He did great job of describing the vineyards, winemaking process and describing the wines. We...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Reviewed August 28, 2016

As you drive in, the vineyards are on your left, and surrounded by apple trees. The Tasting Room/ Store is nice, and the staff is very knowledgeable and attentive. They offer some of the best wines on the island, and the staff is able to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Went to Garry Oaks after Saltspring Island Winery. Grounds not as nice but decent views. Gentlemen doing the tastings were personable and friendly. Not a huge fan of the wines but my boyfriend enjoyed them and purchased a bottle . The Pinot noir and Rose...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 2, 2016

While traversing the island with our guests we chose Garry Oaks Winery as one of our destinations for wine tasting. Never having been to their tasting room before we had a fun filled experience with our friends... As well we made new friends while tasting...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

A pretty location with Mount Maxwell in the background. Vines decorating the hills. A very nice manager who took us through the wine tasting experience. No real place to sit or eat like some wineries, but the wine was good and I was tempted into...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

My friends and I, all averaging around the age of 30, walked in to the winery anticipating to spend money on wine and were greeted with the following statement " it will be 10 minutes- so if you kids just want to wait oh and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
4  Thank jesstigz
Nalini S, Owner at Garry Oaks Estate Winery, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Hello, I am sorry about your experience at our winery. The winery is under new ownership and we hope we have improved the tasting room experience. We hope you will return to offer us new feedback on your experience.

Reviewed May 23, 2016

We went here on the advice of our B and B ( the fantastic Stonehouse). We ended up leaving with 6 bottles of wine, in fact everyone in our group bought multiple bottles. My favourites are the pinot and the gewürztraminer. Worth a stop. the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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