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Avondale Sky Winery

80 Avondale Cross Rd, Newport Landing, Nova Scotia B0N 2A0, Canada
+1 902-253-2047
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Excellent visit in every way

This was our first winery we visited on our family tour and although it was the furthest out for... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
mouseybrown
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Forfar, United Kingdom
Great tasting in a unique building

On road trip around Nova Scotia and stopped at Avondale for a tasting. The buiding they use for the... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
SirJohn09
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Amherst, New Hampshire
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It's here where the elements perfectly align. Gentle southern slopes nurture acres of vines against the backdrop of an ever-changing tidal landscape, rolling hills and the panoramic Avondale sky. Visit us for a unique wine experience in our award winning tasting room and restaurant. Enjoy tastings, tours and lunch at our Winery restaurant D'Vine Morsels. Our small batch wines are crafted with care are sure to please along with our fresh local inspired lunch menu. But don't take our word for it......
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  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“old church” (15 reviews)
“tasting room” (8 reviews)
“tidal bay” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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80 Avondale Cross Rd, Newport Landing, Nova Scotia B0N 2A0, Canada
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

This was our first winery we visited on our family tour and although it was the furthest out for us, we found it to be the most interesting and it had the best tasting Tidal Bay, in our opinion. We were greeted by a lovely,...More

Thank mouseybrown
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

On road trip around Nova Scotia and stopped at Avondale for a tasting. The buiding they use for the tasting is a reclaimed church. We did three tastings in the area and this was the most interesting and informatative. To my taste it also had...More

Thank SirJohn09
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Make sure to ask the person doing your tasting to tell you about how they got the church/winery into that location. The staff here are friendly and helpful, although we are from BC and thought we couldn't bring wine home and the staff agreed, but...More

Thank CanadianJane
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Nova Scotia wine is a hidden secret. This winery has good wine and the presentation at the winery is great. Very friendly people and nice tasting room. It is an old church... must be a metaphor here. I would have given them 5 stars except...More

Thank William E
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A great building housing the tasting area and retail sales. The wine tasting was certainly interesting and yielded several wines we purchased. We had lunch there as well and it was a good experience also. Recommended

Thank Bruno S
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

This our second visit, the first time was during garlic fest and it was too busy to really savor the atmosphere. This time we went early and Leann provided our tasting experience. I must say she was one of the very best I have encountered...More

Thank 343agnes
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

My husband and I drove by this place and double-backed to find it but it was worth it. We went in May and we were the only customers there so we asked lots of questions and learned a bit of the history of how the...More

Thank Shanda M
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

We met someone in Halifax who recommended we drive to visit this winery, and are we ever glad we did. Leann was the one who did the tasting for us and we had a great time, she was very passionate about the winery, in a...More

Thank WheelsOttawa
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

This remarkable "old church" building converted into the winery"s display and lunch area is worth the visit on it's own merit. The owners have done a remarkable job. Our lunch was wonderful (cheeze and meat board) when coupled with Avondale wine and Tatamagouche Brewery beer....More

1  Thank HighviewTraveller
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Very well set of for tasting and lunch. We had the carrot coconut soup and apple, Brie, sandwich, plus sampled three wines. Everything was delicious. Also a great assortment of jams, salts and jellies available.

Thank Carol J
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