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Address: 4281 Mountain View Rd | Lincoln, Beamsville, Lincoln, Ontario L0R 1B2, Canada
Phone Number: +1 905-563-1698
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One of the first true boutique wineries in Niagara, with vineyards first...

One of the first true boutique wineries in Niagara, with vineyards first planted in 1980, Thirty Bench has hit full stride in the last few years with the focus on small lots of low-yield handcrafted wines. The winery has earned numerous accolades, including Cuvée Gold (2011) and two consecutive top-10 finishes at the Canadian Wine Awards. Single-block, old-vine Rieslings are the soul of Thirty Bench; equally fine reds and Chardonnays have also emerged since the 2005 vintage. A visit to the wood-clad winery, or joining their mailing list, is the best way to access the winery's new and library wines.

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What a great spot. People very nice and knowledgeable. Our choices were grouped in order of tasting. Very good. I would recommend this spot.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 23, 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

What a great spot. People very nice and knowledgeable. Our choices were grouped in order of tasting. Very good. I would recommend this spot.

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Concord Township, OH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

This was a new winery for us this year and I am happy we found this place. The view from the tasting room is beautiful. The wines were exceptional as well. Very good quality on all of the wines we tasted, from the whites to the reds. A couple of the wines were a bit pricey but overall not too... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Had the pleasure of visiting this week and was impressed with the quality and selections available from this fine producer. There are several Rieslings worthy of a purchase from the Winemaker's Riesling at $19.75 to the small lots at $30.00/btl. They also make a delicious Pinot Gris and Gewurtzraminer to consider in the White wine category. The Red are equally... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Spend some quality time here enjoying the samples, views and goods on sale. The staff were friendly and knowledgable and the views spectacular. A must stop in wine country

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

We didn't realise we were travelling through the Canadian wine country and were delighted to be recommended to stop here. The servers were all very nice and friendly, and considering this was our first ever wine tasting session, they were really knowledgeable and helpful on what we should try. As my hubby was driving we shared the tasting, otherwise I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

We returned for a second visit to this winery. We sampled several wines last year and knew what we were looking for this year. We picked up several bottles of their small lot Rieslings and also a couple of red wines. The staff at the wine tasting were quite helpful. We will return again.

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Islamorada, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

A very lovely stop on our winery tour. Picturesque both inside and out. Wine was excellent, and our server was very nice. Would recommend.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

Thirty Bench is a very popular stop for a wine tasting, and for good reason. The large windows provide a lovely view of the 'bench' all the way down to the water. The wines are well known and very nice. Many of them have won awards, and the winemaker was also recently recognised as top in her field. Due to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Great picturesque view from the tasting room. Fantastic wines and some especially good ones that can only be purchased from the winery. Great spot to spend an hour or so.

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Lindsay, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

I loved the rustic feel of this winery, and in addition to their wines they offer a great gift idea in a two bottle carry bag with a cheese board and knife. Add two of their wines to the package and you have an instant house warming gift! Unfortunately, they only seem to offer tastings by the glass and we... More 

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