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Rocky Creek Winery

1854 Myhrest Rd, Cowichan Bay, British Columbia V0R 1N1, Canada
+1 250-748-5622
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wayne and holly

enjoyed the variety of tasting - will return again in spring to see if any new wines are on the... read more

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Reviewed 20 October 2017
waj44292
Excellent winery

Very good wines and excellent people. We sampled a wide range of wines and chatted with the owners... read more

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Reviewed 20 October 2017
Colm F
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Currently only open by appointment for case sales. Closed for the season. Boutique winery. Discover our story "from corporate suits to gumboots". Experience 100% island grown sustainable and eco-friendly wines that have won 90 medals to date as a winery. The tasting includes our WOW factor Wild Blackberry and chocolate pairing. Then stay and enjoy our outdoor picnic area amongst beautiful gardens with free WIFI. We always have cheese and crackers or candied salmon available for purchase with wine by the glass, flight of wines or a bottle. Taste the passion of our cool climate island grown wines made by Cowichan's most awarded winemaker. Visit our new look and design concept of a modern speakeasy. More room to enjoy and experience the story. Check the website for the other months.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“white wine” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1854 Myhrest Rd, Cowichan Bay, British Columbia V0R 1N1, Canada
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

enjoyed the variety of tasting - will return again in spring to see if any new wines are on the list of goodiesMore

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Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Holly and Wayne. Thanks you for enjoying the season with us. sometimes we will be open for a large group if it is prebooked, such as this week we had 3 cruise ship tours. But that is only by appointment and prepaid tastings. As we...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

Very good wines and excellent people. We sampled a wide range of wines and chatted with the owners and their very personable summer intern who had become knowledgeable about almost all aspects of the winery.More

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Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Colm: thank you for your comments about our estate wines at Rocky Creek Winery. As we are now expanding and have a larger tasting room, we are open more and focus on everyone that pours our wines for you knows our story and is a...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

I loved being able to open our bottle of wine right there and enjoy it outside overlooking their orchards. The owner even gave us wine glasses! We came back 3 times with other visitors.More

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Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Trish: Thank you for your kind review. It's been a great year and we focus on people having a memorable experience. We enjoy the tasting room but also love it when people do sit and say a while. Especially when they keep returning. Our wine...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Great owners/staff, great location, and of course great wine. An unpretentious and entirely authentic owner/staff who spend time with you do discuss the wines and help you pair them. The salted chocolate with the one wine we had (can't recall the name) was fantastic. Just...More

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Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Albert: We all strive at Rocky Creek Winery to make your experience fun and also authentic. We do make our wines to pair with dinner because it is such as wonderful experience when the food is paired with the wine, as you experienced in the...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great experience when we visited Rocky Creek. The Blackberry wine is truly amazing, and we bought a few bottles home with us. The Pinot Gris and the TLC is also very good. If only we could take more wine with us, we...More

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Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for your comments about Rocky Creek Winery. We strive to have great experiences at the winery. This year you had a chance to enjoy our new look outside on the patio. I even managed to walk by you on my way working with...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

You must pay $5 CDN to taste the wines that are highlighted on the day that you are there. The wines were well described by the staff and were well worth the money. the Blackberry wine was exceptional. Will definitely take more friends there.More

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Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thank you for your review and top notch rating. We at Rocky Creek Winery focus on the quality of our wines and have won 87 medals to date. So it's a great chance to taste all of the wines as all have won medals. It's...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice little spot. Wine is excellent. Beautiful scenery. The girl at the wine tasting needs a little more information on the wines but still very friendly and wants to help neat place to visit.More

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Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you for your review. At Rocky Creek Winery the gardens are lovely as that is our passion after the vineyards. We also do focus on quality wines and to date have won 87 medals as a winery, so I'm glad that you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017

This was my favourite stop on my wine tour today. Linda was so personable and did a great job sharing her passion for her vineyard lifestyle with her visitors. I loved so many varieties of their wine that it was hard to choose which ones...More

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Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review. We enjoy entertaining people and do feel that you are a guest in our house. At Rocky Creek Winery, we strive for all our helpers to give that same hospitality. Our wines are very unique and full of character...More

Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We went to visit this lovely little Winery and had a wine tasting. The wine was quite Young and in my opinion it's time to cultivate itself into being a premium wine. Although they're very one was not available it seems to be very popular...More

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Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2016

David: Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are a small winery with a vision to be here for generations; as a first generation there is always that question when to release. Our wines are released in similar fashion to the other...More

Reviewed 29 August 2016

i had never went to a wine tasting shop before, and i will say i had the best time here. bought 2 bottles and thank youMore

Thank janefarnsworth
Linda H, Owner at Rocky Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Jane: I am so happy that we had a chance to give you the first experience into wine tasting. It is our passion to have great wines but also a great experience here. We worked also on the outdoor areas and gardens as well. Again,...More

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betty s
26 March 2016|
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Response from Linda H | Property representative |
Thank you Betty for your interest in our winery. Rocky Creek Winery will be open now in April Fri/Sat from 11 to 4 pm and then May to Sep Wed to Sun. Our winery has a small tasting room where there is a fee of $5 per... More
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