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Little Qualicum Cheeseworks

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Address: 403 Lowry's Rd, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2B5, Canada
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+1 250-954-3931
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Nestled in the shadow of Mt. Arrowsmith, Little Qualicum Cheeseworks and...

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 self-guided tour (complete with map), watch the Cheese makers in action, chat with the wine maker and sample the different varieties of award-winning cheeses and wines we create. Stay for a picnic, watch the milking daily at 4pm, and you just can't leave without visiting all the animals - cows & calves (of course!), sheep, goats, pigs, horses, bunnies and 'Carl' the llama!

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Some tasty cheeses but at a hefty price

There are a large selection of some tasty chesses but they do seem to charge a hefty premium for them.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are a large selection of some tasty chesses but they do seem to charge a hefty premium for them.

Thank Ratty1741
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our tour of the farm! They also make and give samples of the yummiest cheeses!! We didn't realize that the Little Qualicum Cheeseworks and Mooberry Wine were the same place until we tried to go to the Cheeseworks on google and realized we'd been there. ☺️

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Port McNeill, Canada
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

Wine and cheese tasting was delicious, informative and fun. We found a couple wines we liked, cheese to pair with and some homemade onion bread to top it off!

Thank kcess4d
Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

A definite place to see in Parksville. The cheeseworks is a part of a farm that you can walk through. The cheese is marketed in many stores but here you can taste samples of all the cheese. Moobery Wine can be tasted in the same building that sells the cheese. All tastes are free but you will want to buy... More 

Thank Lesterbeach
Vernon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Awesome place, great for everyone in the family. Tour the farm, meets the animals, watch cheese being made, sample food and wine, what could be better!

Thank lucymaryd
Parksville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Little Qualicum Cheeseworks offers something for everybody, be it sampling cheeses and berry wines, or looking at the stables with the children. It is free, you can bring your own lunch and make use of the picnic tables. Very family friendly.

1 Thank Evelin K
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is a combination cheese farm, dairy farm, winery and petting zoo. With this combination it actually works well and is a fun place to spend an afternoon with kids and family. Bring a picnic lunch and after you have spent some time with the animals plus sampled some cheese and wine plus purchase your favorite then you can sit... More 

Thank mylesleyh
Kamloops, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

we had a wine tasting , and a tour of the barns and it was awesome . Phil and Lucas did a great job teaching us all about the farm. Great tasting wines , and fruit wines are hard to come by. Cheese is the best. Hope to come back here again soon.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

We had a blast exploring the grounds and petting the farm animals. The cheese and wine available to purchase made it appealing to every age range in our family group.

Thank Lacey S
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

This is an incredibly well maintained farm, with something for everyone! Great fruit wine, amazing cheese, and lots of fun for the kids with lots of animals to look at and some to even pet!

Thank Constancia2013

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