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Shade Winery

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Delicious wine and beautiful scenery

Stopped here for a tasting and to buy some wine. We sat outside on the patio. Ordered cheese and... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Marietta, Ohio
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Great place to visit with friends.

No better service than you'll receive here. The wine is very good with choices to meet the tastes... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Albany, Ohio
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“food truck”(3 reviews)
“vidal blanc”(2 reviews)
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401 Gilkey Ridge Rd, Shade, OH 45776-9660
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

Shade Winery is a well-established local winery just outside of Athens, OH. Although we had previously tasted some of their wines, we had never visited the actual source until being invited to a 50th wedding anniversary party recently. It was a very pleasant experience. One...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a tasting and to buy some wine. We sat outside on the patio. Ordered cheese and crackers and a bottle of the bobcat blush. Enjoyed the outside air. Visited with the owners who were very nice. Was told about the music that's...More

Thank Ann970
Reviewed 7 September 2017

No better service than you'll receive here. The wine is very good with choices to meet the tastes of everyone. Quaint place out well into the country. Nice atmosphere. I've never been disappointed in my experiences there yet.

Thank rfrichardson
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We stopped at this scenic winery for a wine tasting. Shade Winery is located in a beautiful setting complimented by a wonderful wrap around porch with plenty of room to enjoy and relax with a glass of wine. All the wines were very good and...More

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I was so completely surprised how amazing this place is! It's as if you're hanging out in some vineyard in Europe. It's so peaceful and beautiful there. We had a tasting and tried about 6 different wines. We opted for a couple bottles to share...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Shade Winery was kind enough to allow us to host our wedding rehearsal dinner there in August. We catered Kaiser's and they paired some wines with the food for everyone. Between the breathtaking views & beautiful vineyard this was the ideal spot for our rehearsal...More

Thank Christina W
Reviewed 26 October 2016

he owners, Neal and Oui, were very friendly and seemed to enjoy showing us around. We liked or loved every wine we tried. The sweet Chardonnay and the dry Elderberry wines were unusual, but delicious. The tasting room was absolutely beautiful. Everything was laid out...More

Thank Stephanie K
Reviewed 3 October 2016

My boyfriend and I happened upon Shade Winery upon the recommendation of another area winery.. The building, deck and property were very pretty and immaculate. The wine was wonderful. After our tasting, we retreated to the deck where we enjoyed a couple of glasses along...More

Thank AEM74
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Very inviting place to enjoy the good wine. The owners are welcoming and enjoyable to talk with. We always order the cheese and crackers. The patio is a nice place to listen to the birds and watch the koi pond

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Visited the winery on a gorgeous Saturday. Wine was good and the snacks we brought hit the spot. The friendliness and relaxed atmosphere made this a very pleasant experience.

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