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Skimmerhorn Winery and Vineyard

₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, ,
1218 27 Ave S, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G1, Canada
+1 250-428-4911
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
2 weeks ago
“Excellent wines”
28 Sep 2017
“Skimmerhorn has been bought by new people”
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French, Wine Bar, Canadian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1218 27 Ave S, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I give this winery 4 stars because of the young lady pouring for us. We stopped in for a tasting next door at Baillie-Grohman where we met April, a young woman working at Skimmerhorn who recomended we stop in. We hadn't heard of Skimmerhorn before...More

Thank Tiffany O
Will C, General Manager at Skimmerhorn Winery and Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your comment Tiffany. We are constantly trying to improve our service, and are glad you enjoyed the wines. As for the pouring sample amount, we are mandated by our liquor license to only pour 1 oz. servings to customers of the tasting room....More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

What a change! New owners, new staff, whole new attitude. Same beautiful view and deck dining area, but what a difference! Wine tasting, and only appetizers served, but my are they good. Beautiful presentation, good service nice management. I look forward to seeing what they...More

Thank Em N
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Excellent service, very tasty meal and DELICIOUS wines. Quaint location and very nicely restored building. Fantastic setting. Very clean inside and out. Nicely tended gardens.

Thank michelehutchingsmh
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The wine tour was excellent. We got a chose of wines to taste. That did not happen at the brewery. Forget the brewery they have no interest in promoting their brands.

Thank Egon S
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I have been to this winery on and off for the last 9 years. I come for the wine and the most spectacular views on the outside patio. We were pleasantly surprised at the updated menu from last year as it wasn't the best. The...More

Thank charlietravel2017
Reviewed 28 January 2017

A group of us met here last July and the setting is out of this world. The food is average but the wine and the tasting experience if five star. If the summer heat has you travelling stop in here and enjoy the view.

Thank karenrogera
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Skimmerhorn Bistro is always a treat! We will make a day trip of it and I usually bring people with me. Since the winery opened I have enjoyed wine tasting as well as the visit with the gals working there. It's like coming home. The...More

Thank Maltgirl57
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Having been here twice now, we absolutely love coming to this winery. The ladies are very friendly and knowledgeable. We love the whites, desserts and frozen wines. Not red wine drinkers however do have family who will enjoy these so purchased one of each. It...More

Thank nikki662016
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We always make a point of having lunch at Skimmerhorn whenever we are in the Creston area. The food, wine and view are outstanding.

Thank Reklaw252
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Well done wine tasting, super patio with outstanding views, tasted tapas, great service, wines reasonably priced, both to drink in or to buy by the bottle

Thank denhans_robertscreek
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French, Wine Bar, Canadian
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1218 27 Ave S, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Creston
  • Phone Number: +1 250-428-4911
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We are a boutique winery nestled in the heart of the Creston Valley. Skimmerhorn Winery and Vineyard is a terroir-driven, small-batch winery and vineyard in Creston, BC that is part of the emerging Kootenays wine region. The Skimmerhorn mountain range to the east of the winery creates a unique microclimate for the winery’s cool climate wines, which include Pinot Gris, Ortega, Gewürztraminer, Pinot Noir and Marechal Foch. Our wineshop is open Wednesday - Sunday, 11am to 5pm and our bistro is open Wednesday - Sunday, 11:30am to 4pm. We look forward to seeing you soon!
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