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“Hospitality and Great Wines Set Silvara Apart”
Review of Silvara Vineyards

Silvara Vineyards
Ranked #8 of 48 things to do in Leavenworth
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: With the beauty and majesty of the Cascade Mountain foothills as the backdrop for your experience at Silvara, it only takes a second for the stress of the outside world to leave you as you arrive. That's what owner and winemaker, Gary Seidler, saw when he decided to create his winery in this serene location. In the white of winter, as green takes over in the spring, or in the summertime with the wildflowers in full bloom, the crackle coming from stone fireplaces that frame our great-room, tasting room and outdoor patio say relax. Catch a live band outside in summer while you enjoy one of our cheese platters. Arrange a private tasting event. Or, plan to attend one of our gourmet winemaker dinners, offering a mouth-wowing food and wine pairing experience. We think you'll agree that Silvara Vineyards in Leavenworth is the perfect location for tasting award-winning wines that are smooth, bold and expressive and enjoying events that are truly personalized to your signature taste.
Reviewed 13 July 2013

We had a wonderful visit to Silvara yesterday with two other couples. The setting is so nice, above the highway with a lovely view of the trains going by in the distance, the hillside and the Wenatchee River. Gary went above and beyond for our tasting, giving us thoughtful answers to our questions and teaching us in an unpretentious, down-to-earth manner. We decided to purchase a bottle of the 60/40 and bought salami, crackers, and a couple of cheeses from the cold case on site. Gary plated it for us and even included some tasty local cherries. We sat outside, enjoying our wine and treats. Eventually, Gary came outside and joined us, telling us more about the history of the winery and his journey into winemaking. All arrows point to this winery for great product, generous hospitality and a beautiful setting.

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Reviewed 28 April 2013

Wonderful wine tasting experience just minutes east of Leavenworth. The outside grounds are beautiful, with a fire pit, and plenty of outside seating. Perfect for a picnic on a warm summer day.

We went with a large group in April, and it was raining, so we tasted wines inside. The inside of the winery is spacious and rustic. We chatted with the owner, and enjoyed hearing about the tasty wines from a friendly woman from Vancouver, WA.

There is a reasonable tasting fee and this place is dog friendly!

If you are looking for a change of pace outside of Leavenworth, I highly recommend Silvara Winery.

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Reviewed 22 February 2013

Since moving here from a large city, it has been difficult to find a place that my husband and I can escape to for a little luxury. Silvara's tasting room has fulfilled that need and so much more. It has been our go-to place when we have friends and family visit. They swoon over the views from the tasting room and love getting to taste wines that they can't get anywhere else. My husband and I are just lucky enough to live close by, so we can indulge in our favorite wines of the valley anytime we please. I highly recommend stopping in here, meeting the wine maker himself, and enjoying some wine by the fire. If you're lucky enough to go when the weather is nice, sitting out on their manicured lawn and sipping wine over the wildflowers and orchards is a one of a kind experience.

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Reviewed 16 February 2013

Came into town to enjoy wine in the area and was pleasantly surprised by what Silvara Winery had to offer. The winery had a quality selection of wine for it being still a young winery. Pleasant service and it tasting experience. The tasting room is large and enjoyable, even with the colder season it was delightful to taste wine by the fire. The winery would be a wonderful location for Weddings and business meetings. Next time I’m visiting Leavenworth I will be certain to make Silvara Winery a consistent stop.

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Reviewed 1 February 2013

Great wines! Great view! Winter wonderland! Leavenworth is a beautiful small town to begin with and the experience at silvara embodies what leavenworth is all about! A relaxing place to let worries fade away as you sip a great glass of wine sitting by a warm fireplace overlooking a winter wonderland!!!! How does it get any better??? If you want to top off your vacation experience the right way you will certainly stop by too!!!!!

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