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Sandbanks Estate Winery

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Address: 17598 Loyalist Pky, Hwy 33, Wellington, Ontario K0K 3L0, Canada
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+1 613 399 1839
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Nice little winery and friendly people

It was our second time at this winery and we hapenned to be there the weekend they were celebrating their 15th anniversary. One of the oldest wineries in the region, it produces a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
PhilippeM10
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Montreal, Canada
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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was our second time at this winery and we hapenned to be there the weekend they were celebrating their 15th anniversary. One of the oldest wineries in the region, it produces a wide range of medium to light bodied wines from local a mix of grapes from their vines but nostly form grapes bought from other producers. Try out... More 

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Sarnia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sandbanks is a great stop on the wine trail. They had quite a few different whites and reds to sample, 5 including in a tasting. Easy drinking wines and reasonably priced. Lots of bar space for tastings and very friendly/knowledgeable staff. The wine is vegan too!

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Lindsay, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Of the four wineries visited on the Prince Edward County Wine Tour today, this was my favourite. They offer large wine tasting areas; the space is open and bright; and there are many gift items available, too. The tastings were paired with different snacks (chocolate covered coffee beans; dried apricots; crackers and mustard), which was very nice. This was the... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a great day to visit again because it was a special unveiling of some of their wines. We sampled 5 wines, some great little snacks and the winemaker who was serving us was super friendly and knowledgeable. Remember this winery from 2001 when they were working out of the basement of their new home, a real success story!... More 

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Oshawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

As we did our second visit to sandbanks estate wineries, we always have a good experience and the staff is very friendly and knowledgeable and the prices are great with a great selection

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Wellington, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

A must see when visiting the county, Catherine has done a fabulous job creating a wonderful place and enjoys the fruits of her labour.

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Kingston, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

went over the weekend when they were having a wreath making event. staff friendly and very knowledgeable. so many different wines to try and taste. i'm not a red wine drinker but due to taste tasting and help from staff i actually found a red that i enjoyed. i plant to return to this winery again.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

we were here for wassail, a local wine festival. the wines that we tasted were generally disappointing, but the staff were friendly and had nice food options to snack on. the check out process for purchases was exceedingly slow.

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I have been a fan of there wines for a while and after the samplings found more I enjoy. The facility is nice and the staff are all friendly. Although it was busy, everyone was helped quickly and I never felt rushed.

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

One of the larger and well-run wineries in the area for sampling. Easy access from the highway and parking easy. Many sampling counters with crackers to help with your palate discernings :)

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