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Venturi-Schulze Vineyards

4235 Vineyard Rd, Cobble Hill, British Columbia V0R 1L5, Canada
+1 250-743-5630
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Excellent Host and Balsamic Vinegar and of course Wine

The learning experience was great by our Host who was super passionate about the explaining the... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Anmore1115
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Vancouver, British Columbia
Highlight Winery of our Trip...Thank you Michelle!

My husband and I were celebrating our 20th anniversary in BC from Scottsdale, Arizona and stayed in... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
mrsruusvuu
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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4235 Vineyard Rd, Cobble Hill, British Columbia V0R 1L5, Canada
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

The learning experience was great by our Host who was super passionate about the explaining the wines of this small winery. Each type of wine was carefully described on how it's prepared and the tasting was wonderful. Then came the other best part, tasting their...More

Thank Anmore1115
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you - I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 11 May 2017

My husband and I were celebrating our 20th anniversary in BC from Scottsdale, Arizona and stayed in the Cobble Hill / Cowichan Valley area. We visited many of the lovely wineries in the area but BY FAR our best experience was with Michelle at Venturi...More

Thank mrsruusvuu
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you for the kind words. I agree - Michelle Schulze is awesome, and I'm not just saying that because I'm her mum ;)

Reviewed 1 May 2017

My first visit to the winery was on a bus filled with12 beautiful ladies and we were all very satisfie leaving this winery! Great wine (the bubbles are amazeballs) and the host, Garry was fantastic! He was entertaining and knowledgable, he made the experience one...More

Thank nicclec
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Garry told me about your group and how much he enjoyed your enthusiasm. Thanks for returning for more bubble - the Brut Naturel Rosé 2014 is one of my favourites, too ;)

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The wine was off the hook but more amazing was the balsamic vinegar. Must try this! The jam with balsamic was great too! Thanks, Tony and Erin, Portland Oregon

Thank Erin P
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you, Tony and Erin - so glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I went on a Sunday to go check out some wineries in the Cowichan Valley. I've been to a few and decided to check out Venturi-Schulze. I went in and saw they had a small party already tasting. They had two staff members behind the...More

Thank Pinot N
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

I just registered ownership of our small 30 year old family business with Tripadvisor and found your comment. Thank you for the feedback. Due to the size of our wine shop, we are sometimes unable to accommodate the number of people who drop by, particularly...More

Reviewed 26 July 2016

This was stop to yes try the wine but more for the vinegar. The fellow that gave us the lesson was very straight forward and although I am sure he would have loved to sell us a bottle of $100 of legacy balsamic, there was...More

Thank FP4BMO
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Thank you for the review. Garry has been part of the family for 10 years and has done every job that must be done to create our products: pruning, weeding, vine management, netting, harvesting, bottling and doing tastings in the wine shop. I'm glad you...More

Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This winery is hidden off the highway and nearly impossible to find if you don't have GPS. The tasting room is small to allow for more intimate tastings so we did have to wait but it was well worth it. The wines were delicious and...More

Thank 604bunni
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Thank you for your patience when visiting and for the kind words. I have added the GPS coordinates to our website Contact Us page. Our house was built in 1893 and we are practically right on the highway (a frontage road), but for some reason,...More

Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Well worth coming here. Of all the wineries, down to earth. Fun and entertaining. As Gary said. You don't not like pino noir you just haven't liked all the ones you've tasted. Theirs was amazing! Everything about this place was fantastic and FUN!!

Thank James T
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Thank you James! I am glad you enjoyed Garry and our Pinot Noir :) Best regards, Marilyn Venturi

Reviewed 24 June 2016

A "unique" wine tasting experience followed by a sampling of their prized Balsamic Vinegar's. When we arrived, there was a walkie-talkie hanging on the door to call the guy out of the vineyards to open the tasting room. Our favorites were the 2012 Primavera white...More

Thank SeanFromKent
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Thank you for the feedback. Yes - our classic and 1990 Legacy balsamic vinegars are different from any supermarket offering. We use a single ingredient: only our own grapes, sustainably estate-grown here without using irrigation, pesticides or herbicides, using a centuries-old method and aged for...More

Reviewed 15 June 2016

This winery produces a small line of wines that are all of excellent quality. They also produce excellent balsalmic vinegar! The tasking is generous and casual. The host was very informed and provided us with a lot of information about not only wine but vinegar...More

Thank JimVancouver
vsnaturally, Owner at Venturi-Schulze Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Thank you, Jim. No matter how many times I read Giordano's book, I never tire of it - such great stories of growing up in Italy during and after the war, entertaining insights and great traditional family recipes. I'm married to him and I still...More

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