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8th Generation Vineyard

6807 Hwy 97, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z9, Canada
+1 250-494-1783
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I would highly recommend

This was one of the best tasting rooms we visited while in the area. The staff was knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jeffrucker
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Toronto, Canada
Amazing riesling, nice people!

Was recommended 8th generation by a local. And I was not to be disappointed. The rieslings were the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stumpy308
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Sydney, Australia
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Our family's heritage in winemaking dates back to 1783. We are now the eight consecutive generation to produce fine wines, and the first generation to do so in the New World. 8th Generation is an ultra contemporary winery, deeply rooted in tradition. We welcome you to experience our wonderful Estate wines. Bernd H. Schales, 8th Generation Winemaker, Stefanie Schales, 10th Generation Winegrower, Riesling, Riesling Classic, Riesling Selection, Pinot Meunier Rosé, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Syrah & Frizzante Style Wines.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“german wine” (3 reviews)
“tasting room” (9 reviews)
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6807 Hwy 97, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z9, Canada
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+1 250-494-1783
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was one of the best tasting rooms we visited while in the area. The staff was knowledgeable and attentive. The pours on the wine flights were generous and delicious. The wine selection was excellent. Our group even found a few wines we enjoyed so...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was recommended 8th generation by a local. And I was not to be disappointed. The rieslings were the stand out wines, very unique to the Okanagan and most delicious. To go with this the service, knowledge and friendliness were also fantastic. Just what I expect...More

Thank Stumpy308
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We purchased wines and also apple juice. We enjoyed the story of the history of the vineyard, and the friendly ladies who were there.

Thank Eve_Delta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cozy warm delicious winery at reasonable prices Great staff and great tasting The grounds are really nice too

Thank Candy Miu Yin C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My husband and I were very impressed with the amazing service we got at 8th Generation Vineyard. The younger hostess, Hailey, was very kind and offered our daughter a freezie and some books to read while we did our tasting. Then another lady came along...More

Thank Melody F
8th_Generation, Guest Relations Manager at 8th Generation Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

So glad you had a good time in the tasting room. We love Hailey too!!

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

First time to the winery!!!! Went with my husband, daughter, Mom and Dad. Was pleasantly greeted as we entered the walk path of the winery by such a funny great personality lady... sorry I missed getting her name but she was in a sling! She...More

Thank natashajones2016
8th_Generation, Guest Relations Manager at 8th Generation Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We have a super team of hostess's to ensure that each guest enjoys their experience.

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Was hoping for a little more than we got here. The young lady who did our wine tasting did not appear interested in being there and we got very little history or information about the wine. Hard to enjoy the wine and experience if the...More

Thank Haksaw9
8th_Generation, Guest Relations Manager at 8th Generation Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

So very sorry that you had a less than hoped for experience. We take pride in our tasting room staff for always being engaging and helpful to our guests. You must have arrived at an "off" moment, and it showed. Please accept our sincere apology....More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

Finally got the chance to visit 8th generation and was not disappointed! Their rieslings are lovely and we really enjoyed the sparkling wine called Integrity. The tasting staff were extremely friendly and knowledgeable and the new tasting room is lovely.

Thank MoMcCon
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We visit this winery every time we visit Summerland. The wine and service always great. They opened a new tasting room since we were here last and the lady showed us around the new tasting room and explained the inspiration behind the design. She then...More

Thank Jfburns1972
8th_Generation, Guest Relations Manager at 8th Generation Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you for your recommendation. We all pride ourselves on ensuring that each guest has a memorable experience. Of course our winemakers fantastic wine helps too!!

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This was one if several wineries we stopped at on our tour with Ogopogo Wine Tours. We enjoyed our samples, liked the winery information & added to our wine stash.

Thank Dawn D
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