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Koteka Winery

Muri Beach, Muri, Cook Islands
+682 24 594
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Less of a winery and more of a backyard still. Lots of bottles everywhere. There are no hygiene... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2016
Rowan S
via mobile
Koteka Winery

Very unique, interesting, and cool place to visit. Definitely off the beaten track with a local... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2016
Karin W
Los Angeles, California
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Muri Beach, Muri, Cook Islands
+682 24 594
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Less of a winery and more of a backyard still. Lots of bottles everywhere. There are no hygiene or cleanliness standards! But very a informative and nice guy. Unfortunately he was still brewing his wine and had run out. We settled for some vanilla pods...More

Thank Rowan S
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Very unique, interesting, and cool place to visit. Definitely off the beaten track with a local islander vibe. Not at all commercial. Mr. Koteka introduced me to a variety of great tasting wines and spirits. He has an incredible distillery going on. Vanilla beans and...More

1  Thank Karin W
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Decided to cruise up to the Koteka winery as we were slowly making our way around the island one day. We had great fun here tasting various wines & liqueurs.

1  Thank Dunnersfireman64
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Went specifically after reading about it online. Not what I imagined from prior reviews. The back room where it's made was a little off putting, hygiene wise.

Thank Leaniva S
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Like stepping into a secret cave, through a gap in the passion fruit vine. Many unique and interesting wines, vodka and spirits, created to a special blend, are to be found. Using my rich vanilla extract for the Christmas baking. Thank you for taking the...More

Thank Deb G
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We went up at the spur of the moment. I purchased a bottle of blended banana wine and banana vodka. Really lovely.....

Thank Lauren O
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Thanks Koteka. Great visit, really enjoyed your banana wine and coconut vodka now we are back home. Keep up the good work! We definitely recommend to anyone traveling to Raro. Try local - buy local! We come and say hi when we are next back....More

Thank Claudia L
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This is not the typical winery I am use to going to but, more like one backyard lab room in a house set up as a winery/tastings. Its an interesting stop in the jungle, beeping for the winemaker to come out. The winemaker comes out...More

2  Thank NikkiGAdelaide
Reviewed 10 May 2015

We were staying in the house next door to Koteka Winery of vanilla vodka AND BANANA WINE tasting i.e the road opposite the Nautilus. Well along just a wee bit. We /my daughter and myself knew we had to try the local stuff so walked...More

Thank Anne255371
Reviewed 27 January 2015

We passed the sign many time driving by and finally decided to pull up the long driveway. Well as we pull up and see the sign to honk 3 times, the guy comes out yelling come on in... We walk in and are met by...More

3  Thank Islandlivingisez
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28 October 2016|
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Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Barbara We simply called on Koteka in the middle of the day and found him in. I suspect that's what most visitors do. I did ask him his hours of business and he said anytime from mid morning til 4pm. But I suspect it's... More