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8th Generation Vineyard

6807 Hwy 97, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z9, Canada
+1 250-494-1783
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Loved almost everything we tasted - Awesome friendly service!!!!

Everyone was so friendly and attentive. The shop was super busy, but in less than 30 seconds, one... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Marilyn R
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Kelowna, Canada
It's right along the highway

Stopped in for a quick tasting as we were driving right by it. Upfront, the $8 dollar tasting fee... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
viperfist
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Kelowna, Canada
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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.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“wine tasting” (10 reviews)
“great staff” (6 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

Everyone was so friendly and attentive. The shop was super busy, but in less than 30 seconds, one of the staff noticed us and went and found someone to do a tasting with us. The location is right on the highway, so it makes for...More

Thank Marilyn R
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick tasting as we were driving right by it. Upfront, the $8 dollar tasting fee for four wines seemed a little steep for this type of winery. Having attended wine tastings at 76 wineries in the last 11 months, this seemed...More

Thank viperfist
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

8th generation was our last stop on our way back from a wine tour in Naramata. It was an amazing experience the staff were super friendly and very knowledgeable! They made our tasting experience so much fun and we ended up purchasing 2 bottles before...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

From the outset, the tasting lady was rude. She was difficult to deal with and no fun to be around. When we asked about other wines that we were interested in purchasing, she indicated that we would absolutely not be able to taste them. Their...More

1  Thank winegolftravel
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This was the fourth stop on a Summerland wine tour for our group of 6 couples. We were met outside the front door and asked to keep quiet and behave inside because this is a small family business. During the entire visit we were made...More

3  Thank Grassiejames
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

I discovered 8th Generation three years ago on a wine tour and ever since it has been my favourite winery in the Okanagan (I even joined their wine club). The ladies in the tasting room are always so friendly and feel like my friends. The...More

Thank melaniew222
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Generation 8 winery makes superb wines. And their 2 pressecos are amazingly good. One called Integrity. The other : Confidence ! One is rose. Other a white bubbly ! Fun to do a wine tasting here. We live in the area - take all of...More

Thank SANDRA B
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Although it is fall, my sister and I went to the 8th Generation Vineyard in Summerland. Our goal was to find some Proseco. We were in luck as there were two flavors available. After discussion with the friendly proprietor, we decided to get one of...More

Thank Yvonne B
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This winery was recommended by 2 locals. I drove right by it and made a u turn. I’m so glad I did! Very knowledgeable staff. I don’t particularly like Rieslings and I loved theirs! In fact so much, that I bought some to bring back....More

Thank Mishka01
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

we found this winery a few years ago, and had a wonderful time with the staff. Anyone wanting a fun and unique experience should visit.

Thank D S
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