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Rodrigues Winery

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Kosher winery in Newfoundland

Because they don't use grapes to make their wine, this winery is certified kosher. They also have a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ChayaYehudit
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Newton, Massachusetts
Quite a suprise!

The winery is located in an ancient hospital. They keep some of the medical stuff. Really cool. A... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Caroline M
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Trans Canada Highway, Route 81, Whitbourne, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Because they don't use grapes to make their wine, this winery is certified kosher. They also have a rabbi's supervision of course. We tasted their wines but were not charged for it. Some wines were better than others. I thought many were thin tasting. We...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

The winery is located in an ancient hospital. They keep some of the medical stuff. Really cool. A lot of tasting for only 5$. Brandy and liqueur really good, we bought the apple liqueur. Good service too.

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We took a side-trip to this winery on our way to Placentia ,wondering what a winery in Newfoundland would look like and what quality of wine it could produce . We were pleasantly surprised by what we found . We first took the wine tasting...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Discovered this winery quite by accident, but enjoyed the experience. The tour was interesting, although the winery wasn't in operation. Tasted a variety of wines made from local berries, and enjoyed conversation with the hosts.

Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 21 July 2015

I doubt that the fact the winery is located in what used to be a hospital but... the wines all had a medicinal taste to them. This is the first time I've ever visited a winery and not purchased anything. Summer students working as guides...More

Thank Viking_Toronto
Reviewed 22 July 2014

I wanted this to be good, so I hope they make some improvements soon. I've visited wineries in California and Ontario and this is very different. The building is an old hospital and while that history is interesting there are old hospital items and it...More

1  Thank Roadtrips011
Reviewed 5 October 2013

The tour is very enjoyable and the wine tasting quite generous. The building is the former cottage hospital and the history of the building is evident and many photos and information of its former life is quite interesting. We enjoyed our visit and picked up...More

3  Thank Rchafe
Reviewed 2 September 2013

The tour of the winery was very informative. We were not fortunate enough to have the winery in operation when we visited, but the guide made the walk through quite interesting. The wines we tasted were so good that we went home with three bottles!

2  Thank Eunice7
Reviewed 24 August 2013

I've been holding back on this review as I contacted the Winery to deal with the Groupon I bought for a winery tour for two. Since they have not decided to write back for whatever reason I'd like to take this opportunity with everyone my...More

2  Thank Mainlander_13
Reviewed 27 July 2013

Visited the winery on July 25th for a tour and wine tasting. The staff are very knowledgable about the process and the area. We were able to sample the wine, brandy and vodka. I would recommend either the black current or raspberry wines. It made...More

1  Thank melt83
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