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“Very nice wine and tasting room”

Church and State Wines
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US$192.04*
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Victoria in One Day Sightseeing Tour
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Owner description: As Vancouver Island’s largest and most prolific winery, Church & State Wines Brentwood is a must-see for every visitor to the Victoria region. Pouring award-winning wines daily from both our Vancouver Island Estate and Okanagan Estate vineyards, Church & State is a unique experience just 15 minutes from Downtown. Join us for lunch from May to December in our bistro, featuring a fresh menu made from the finest local ingredients. Executive Chef Desiree Perrin creates unique dishes with the best of Vancouver Island and the surrounding Gulf Islands, each perfectly paired with Church & State’s award winning wines. Reservations for groups of 8 or more are required.
Useful Information: Stairs / lift, Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We really enjoyed tasting here. It is a very nice tasting room but more so, the staff was very friendly and fun to talk with. The wines were all very good. There is a bistro their which we didn't eat at but it looked very inviting. A very nice experience.

Thank Shaymur
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Reviewed 3 July 2014

After visiting Butchart Gardens we stopped here to taste their wines and have lunch. The wine tasting is $8 to try 4 wines that you choose. The wine tasting bar area is large and attractive. Since we bought 2 bottles of wine, one of the tastings was free. After this we enjoyed lunch on the veranda overlooking the vineyards. I had lamb burger sliders with polenta fries which was very good and my husband had a veggie pizza that was good, but came a little too burnt. Lovely spot to enjoy the area.

Thank JKS55
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Reviewed 26 June 2014

On the way to Butchart gardens we wanted to stop for lunch and found this Vineyard restaurant. We had an unexpected nice lunch (good pizza) with a very decent chardonnay. We didn't go for the wine tasting experience.

Thank ekholland27
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Reviewed 29 May 2014

We are fortunate to have this great winery in our neighbourhood. Last week we attended a private event there and both the wine tastings and small plates were outstanding. The ambiance is very pleasant and I know why people like to have special occasions at this venue.

1  Thank bbsweets
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Reviewed 23 September 2013

So glad we found this winery!! We stopped by on a very rainy day on our way to the airport. Enjoyed the wine tasting - fabulous service. The Meritage was our favorite wine. We stayed for lunch to enjoy a glass of the Meritage with lunch. Great service, sat outside on the heated, covered patio watching the pouring rain. Chicken pizza to share was perfect. Lovely location!!

2  Thank Susan N
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