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Little Qualicum Cheeseworks

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Come for the wine, stay for the cheese!

I live in Parksville and go to the cheese factoryevery 2 weeks. There are wine samples and cheese... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2019
Byron M
A Real Live Farm with Music in the Summer

This is a real working farm so the kids can see the animals in their pens.. For mom and dad there... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2018
Allen C
Parksville, Canada
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Nestled in the shadow of Mt. Arrowsmith, Little Qualicum Cheeseworks and Mooberry Winery, located on Morningstar Farm, produce a selection of world-class cheeses and fruit wines to delight the senses!Come and visit our heritage dairy farm - take a...more
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403 Lowry's Rd, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2B5, Canada
+1 250-954-3931
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All reviews working farm fruit wines farm animals great cheese self guided dairy farm cheese tasting on site the barn gift shop fresh milk buy fresh baby calves cheese making petting zoo scavenger hunt fun place to visit
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

I live in Parksville and go to the cheese factoryevery 2 weeks. There are wine samples and cheese samples and a great place to take the kids. Petting zoo type farm and just a great place for a leiserely walk.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Byron M
Reviewed November 27, 2018

This is a real working farm so the kids can see the animals in their pens.. For mom and dad there is the store which sell quality cheeses made on site (samples are available at every display case) and they also make and sell wine,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Allen C
Reviewed November 25, 2018

This is a working dairy farm with a cheeseworks on site. It's cow to cheese in one place. There is a self-guided tour of the facility, with several steps showing the process of dairy farming and cheese making. It was interesting to see the original...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by to pick up my $2 milk from grass fed cows in a glass bottled - that I brought - you can buy them here - and while I’m standing there I hear MooooMoooo. I say Ya momma I’m taking the milk - #farmtotable...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

What can you not like about this place, wine tasting, cheese tasting, all the farm animals you can think of running around and cared for. Bunnies were so cute and the young calves and pigs, then on to the milking parlour. Lots of the Cows...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

cheese tasting all the samples, watching the cows walk into the milking machine themselves was really cool, they waited in line to get milked even, rabbits, goats and sheep with some beautiful chickens to view. id like to visit this place again.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kristina M
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Nice setting on a farm. Activities for families in addition to wine and cheese. Many varieties of cheese available for tasting. We tried 4 types of fruit based wine. Unfortunately we did not really like them, just our taste. There was also a wedding happening...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Little Qualicum Cheeseworks is a favourite for our family. It is a fabulous place to bring grandchildren to see young animals in the barn, check out the cows and horses and pet the rabbits. The cheese tasting is a treat for all ages and you...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank fayea83
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a working dairy farm. What is cool is they have created a farm that encourages visitors through much of it.....come see where food comes from! In addition they make and sell their own cheese and fruit wines sold in a small store on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 23donaldw
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Went to get fresh milk, didn't realize they had so much to offer. You can walk through the farm and pet the babies. So go to the store and try some samples of their cheese but also walk through and enjoy the farm

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from 191penny | Reviewed this property |
I spoke to Little Qualicum Cheeseworks and they replied saying - So long as the dog is kept on a leash.