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Tugwell Creek Honey Farm and Meadery

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The dessert meads are to die for!

We tasted the mead first with dessert at a local restaurant, but had to find the source. As a... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Fiona B
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Honolulu, Hawaii
Tasty treat from the 🐝 🐝 bees

We popped into n here as part of a day trip after Sooke French beach and our intention to do the... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Dinger2481
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Paignton, United Kingdom
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Tugwell Creek Honey Farm and Meadery was liscenced in 2003 as the first Meadery in Western Canada. At our oceanside honeyfarm we hand craft the highest quality Meads (Honey Wines) from local honey. Meadmaker Bob Liptrot has kept bees since the age...more
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8750 West Coast Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 1H2, Canada
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

We tasted the mead first with dessert at a local restaurant, but had to find the source. As a lover of dessert wines, the dessert mead is a excellent alternative. They offer flights so you can sample their various, creative meads, but my choice was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We popped into n here as part of a day trip after Sooke French beach and our intention to do the artisan trail Unfortunately we found the forge was closed and we ran out of time for the sea salt farm so top tip👍 start...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

There is really not much to see on the self-guided tour - that was disappointing . We tasted some of its wines and ports, which are too sweet for us. It was nice to finally be able to see what mead is all about!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank algebraqueen
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

There mead liquors is award wining! They have 6 liquor products to sample as well as two honeys . We were lucky to be given a personal tour but the owner. Really interesting.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Very friendly and informative owner. We arrived in time for a tasting of the delicous mead. We plan to return and tour the property when it isn't pouring rain.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Pentys
Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you want to try something you may not have had before...mead! And a lesson and history of mead along with your tasting. Tugwell Creek Meadery is a great stop along the West Coast Road for tourists and locals alike. So nice to be able...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jackie E
Reviewed 26 February 2018

I love mead and was very happy to discover this place, where they make it from their own honey. Worth a visit!! THe owner is nice, and sampled some honey and mead with the wife. Even the kids had a better time than I'd expected.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Craig A
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Brought my sister and husband out for a tour and sample of honey & wine. A pleasant informative tour of this local meadery.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

For My birthday get away to Sooke we checked out the Tugwell farm which was a beautiful well run cozy spot. we could walk around on our own and enjoy the view as well as the animals We tried the full flight tasting which we...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank coffeechick10
Dana L, Owner at Tugwell Creek Honey Farm and Meadery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for your kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit! Kindly, Dana

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Stopped by here because we saw a sign for it off the road and it was well worth a visit! The owner was very friendly and the meads were absolutely delicious!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jane123456789
Dana L, Owner at Tugwell Creek Honey Farm and Meadery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to visit and to write a review. I hope we see you on your next visit to beautiful Sooke! Kindly, Dana

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