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Very friendly staff

My husband and I stopped in for a tasting. They give you wooden coins and you use them to indicate... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Above and Beyond

Above and Beyond is exactly what we got in service and a great experience! If you have never been... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Melissa H
Burlington, IN
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  • Average6%
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“wine tasting”(7 reviews)
“pole barn”(2 reviews)
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491 Apache Dr, Rochester, IN 46975-8019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Their name is German for platypus, sometimes referred to as the duck-billed platypus. Schnabeltier is a winery and a cheese making creamery. They have the notoriety of being the only such facility in the Midwest. Their goal is to develop wines that marry well with...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

My husband and I stopped in for a tasting. They give you wooden coins and you use them to indicate which of the wines you want to taste. We each tried 6 wines but they gave us a few other things to taste as well,...More

Thank tanda367
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Above and Beyond is exactly what we got in service and a great experience! If you have never been to a winery this one is a perfect start. Not only do they sell wine and cheese they have their wines already paired to make your...More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

My hubby and I stopped for an impromptu wine tasting, had some cheese paired for us, and got to learn a lot about the process. The staff was kind and knowledgeable and I would recommended it highly!

Thank Bettina Z
Reviewed 7 March 2018

I stopped here on a whim and bought some cheese and a bottle of cabernet sauvignon. While the atmosphere and cheese were pleasant, I found the wine rather distasteful. For fourteen dollars a bottle I thought I would get a dry red wine that was...More

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

A very nice place with a unique approach to wine tasting using a placemat listing their wines that you put a wooden token on for the ones you want to try a one ounce pour for $1 per taste (NOT refundable with purchase). Wines were...More

Thank U1874WQdonnas
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We spent a fall afternoon with a visit to this winery. Nice variety of wines. A dollar per one ounce taste. Our wine barista was not overly friendly. Any question that you asked she answered matter of factly. No smiles. Wine varies in price. Had...More

Thank Gail J
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I have been to France, Italy, Portugal, France and Germany (in Europe) and Napa, Sonoma, Portland, Traverse City, Southwest Michigan, Missouri and New York here in the states and have tasted wines every place I stopped. I like dry wines (although will drink an occasional...More

1  Thank Mary Jo K
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Must stop if you are a wine and or cheese enthusiast. Stop in for a tasting or a bottle. Super cute store front and always friendly and helpful staff :) Been there for the live band and to paint a wooden sign along with times...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Returning home from an extended weekend stay, my wife and 1 read a road sign telling of Schnabeltier Winery and we decided to check it out. Even through it states Farm Wine, which I typically associate with sweet wines, we were surprised to find a...More

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