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Appalachian 'Shine and Spirits Tour

This was as great way to visit a meadery and two distilleries, sample the products and learn about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
reflorek
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Hastings, Nebraska
Grandin Farm to Table Tour

A great morning...loved chef Tom from Rockfish and the market was fun too. We got a chance to get... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
Bruce B
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Roanoke, Virginia
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Breathtaking view and award winning wine await! Discovering our region's hard working and small farm wineries - and tasting the fruits of their labor! We'll visit the vineyard/wineries, enjoy at least 6 wine tastings at each winery, plus a pour of your selection, round trip transportation, a guided tour of winery, "Wine Making 101" and other information. Advance tickets are required. Must be 21 or older. Private group tours available any day of the week for groups of 8+.
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“Appalachian 'Shine and Spirits Tour”
May 12, 2018
“Grandin Farm to Table Tour”
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Roanoke, VA 24015
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was as great way to visit a meadery and two distilleries, sample the products and learn about processes - without having to drive! Our guide, Nadean, was friendly and fun. Learned about the history of moonshinin' in Franklin County, and tried some new tastes!...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

A great morning...loved chef Tom from Rockfish and the market was fun too. We got a chance to get some interesting trivia about our own town and the lunch was marvelous as well. The dessert we were served at Rockfish was worth the whole admission....More

Thank Bruce B
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

During the NC/VA/SC Motorcoach Conference, I signed up for this downtown Roanoke walking tour. Great choice! Our tour leader was Becky Ingram and she was extremely knowledgeable and indeed I think I learned things that folks from Roanoke don't even know! All of the culinary...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Our office was looking for a fun employee team building event. The Urban Scavenger Hunt was perfect. Meghan, the tour host was particularly entertaining. Our six teams were a mix of ages & job titles to give all an even playing field. From the first...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

I was at a conference and had an afternoon to kill. I and two others took a Sunday afternoon walking tour of downtown Roanoke. Our tour guide worked for Discover Roanoke Food Tours, although this wasn't a food or wine tour. We started with a...More

Thank Jennie P
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

It was wonderful! I am a complete novice when it comes to wine and tastings, but our Guide Larry was so knowledgeable, and I now have a better understanding of what goes in to making, and appreciating wine. We went to two beautiful Winery's, and...More

Thank JanetLShep
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I booked the bus tour for a group of 10 to celebrate my boyfriend's 30th birthday. The tour was AMAZING! We were picked up at my house, taken to the first brewery where we received 5 tastings each. Then we were off to the second...More

Thank Kenna S
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Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Blue Ridge Wine Tours provided a great experience for our bachelorette group. We used one of the mini buses which was very clean and had plenty of room for our group size. Our driver David Robey really made the experience though; he very nice, showed...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2015

Just spent 5 hours on a wonderful tour of local wineries. Larry had the perfect personality for the tour. Started off with a glass of sparkling wine and a glass of red wine, then off to 2 wineries. Barbara at Blue Ridge Winery was a...More

Thank 155Geoff
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

Our group of ten enjoyed a delightful afternoon touring two Bedford wineries and one "country store" which was also a wine-tasting venue. The tour guide is VERY knowledgeable about wine and the process of making wine. The wineries welcomed us with their various wines and...More

Thank Natalie H
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Larmo58, Owner at Tour Roanoke, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2015

Thanks for taking time to write such a nice review. That was a fun tour indeed. See you again soon we hope.

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Response from TourRoanoke | Property representative |
Hi here's a list of nearby wineries visitroanokeva. com/things-to-do/wineries/ Reisling grapes are not often grown in our climate/region. I know that Blue Ridge Vineyards has some. You might want to call them first since... More
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