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8th Generation Vineyard

6807 Hwy 97, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z9, Canada
+1 250-494-1783
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A Fall Vineyard Visit

Although it is fall, my sister and I went to the 8th Generation Vineyard in Summerland. Our goal... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Yvonne B
,
Penticton, Canada
Amazing Riesling

This winery was recommended by 2 locals. I drove right by it and made a u turn. I’m so glad I did... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mishka01
,
Montreal, 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.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“german wine” (3 reviews)
“tasting room” (10 reviews)
“special wines” (2 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 4 days ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 14 October 2017

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

Thank jeffrucker
Reviewed 6 October 2017

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 13 September 2017

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 12 September 2017 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 9 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 22 August 2017

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

Reviewed 5 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 27 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

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