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Happy Chinese New Year

Visit the Averill Creek tasting room this weekend to toast the Year of the Rooster! Our tasting flight includes wines that pair perfectly with a Chinese holiday feast: our sparkling Charme de L’ile, our 2014 Merlot and the brand new Cowichan Blue, blueberry dessert wine.

Tasting Today

Drop in January 13 & 14 to sample our complimentary flight of Gewurztraminer, Pinot Noir, Foch Cab & Tawny.

January Hours

We are open for tastings on Fridays & Saturdays in January. Drop by the winery to sample and learn about our products. The January 6 & 7 tasting flight includes our Rose, Pinot Noir, Merlot & Cowichan Tawny.

Holiday Bonus Offer: AJ’s Case Club Members Save 15%!


Stock your wine cellar for the holidays with your favourite wines from Averill Creek Vineyard! Take advantage of our CASE CLUB CHRISTMAS BONUS – A LIMITED TIME OFFER OF 15% OFF case purchases & FREE shipping in BC.

Don’t miss out on the extra 5% savings

Valid online and at the winery on purchases of 12+ bottles. Choose your own wines or purchase a pre-selected Christmas Mixed Case. AVAILABLE TO NEW & EXISTING AJ’S CASE CLUB MEMBERS. Residential delivery available across Canada. Offer ends December 23rd, 2016.

Christmas Cases are Back!

Treat yourself or send as a gift! Our preselected Christmas cases make gift giving easy for business, family & friends. Each 12 bottle case includes an assortment of our top wine picks for the holidays, a reusable 6 bottle wine bag and a personalized holiday card. Residential delivery is available across Canada. Order Now.

Free shipping in BC and discounts available to AJ’s Case Club members.

Ask us about discount options for corporate orders. sales@averillcreek.ca

Inside each Christmas Case:

  • Charme de L’ile x 2
  • 2015 Gewurztraminer x 2
  • 2015 Somenos Rose x 1
  • 2014 Pinot Gris x 1
  • 2013 Pinot Noir x 2
  • 2013 Foch Cab x 1
  • 2014 Merlot x 1
  • Cowichan Black x 1
  • Cowichan Tawny x 1
  • Reusable 6 bottle wine bag
  • Personalized holiday card

*When ordering online, please add your personalized note into the “Order Notes” box and we will transfer your message to the holiday card.




Introducing Weekend Premium Tastings

At the tasting bar this weekend Oct, 29 & 30 add an optional upgrade to your wine tasting! For $5 sample both our premium Somenos Series wines, Pinot Noir 2014 and Foch Cab 2014. Next weekend upgrade to bubbly and sample our Averill Brut and Charme de L’ile!

Last Chance!

This is the final weekend to take advantage of our Fall Cellar Club offers. Visit us before November 1st or sign up now to save 15% on select cases.

Pre Order Gourmet Picnics


Our patio is now closed for the winter, please check back in the spring. Pre-order picnics will be available again in April.


We are thrilled to announce our exclusive partnership local fine dining restaurant Hudson’s on First to provide gourmet pre-order picnics at Averill Creek Vineyard. Order in advance, online and your picnic will be ready and waiting for you to enjoy when you arrive at the winery.

View the Menu Here: Pre Order Picnic Menu

To Order Visit:http://www.hudsonsonfirst.ca/online-ordering (beginning Sept 25)

Please allow a minimum of 36 hours for advance orders.



Fall Cellar Club Cases

Don’t miss out on a 15% savings! Andy’s Fall cases are available NOW but only for a limited time. Our Cellar Club members receive exclusive access to exciting new releases and rare library vintages. ACV Cellar Club is FREE to join. The Fall case selections are listed below. Visit our Wine Clubs page for more information or to SIGN UP!

Cellar Club prices include all applicable taxes & fees plus a 15% discount.


  • Charme de L’ile x 1
  • 2010 Averill Brut x 1
  • 2015 Gewurztraminer x 1
  • 2015 Somenos Rose x 1
  • 2015 Pinot Grigio x 1
  • 2014 Pinot Gris x 1
  • 2013 Pinot Noir x 1
  • 2014 Somenos Pinot Noir x 1
  • 2013 Foch Cab x 1
  • 2012 Merlot x 1
  • Cowichan Black x 1
  • Cowichan Tawny x 1

Regular Price $310.60            Cellar Club Price $264.37


  • 2010 Averill Brut x 1
  • Charme de L’ile x 2
  • 2015 Gewurztraminer x 2
  • 2015 Somenos Rose x 2
  • 2015 Pinot Grigio x 2
  • 2013 Pinot Gris x 2
  • 2009 Pinot Gris x 1

Regular Price $292.20            Cellar Club Price $ 248.73


  • 2011 Pinot Noir x 1
  • 2013 Pinot Noir x 2
  • 2014 Somenos Series Pinot Noir x 2
  • 2013 Foch Cab x 2
  • 2014 Somenos Series Foch Cab x 2
  • 2012 Merlot x 2
  • 2012 Foch Cab x 1

Regular Price $334.75             Cellar Club Price $284.90


Savour Cowichan Events

Join us at the winery to celebrate the harvest season during the Savour Cowichan Wine & Culinary Festival! Check out our line up of daily specials and exclusive wine tastings below:

Behind the Scenes at Averill Creek –  Winery Tours

Monday Sept 26th to Sunday Oct 2nd, 1pm, Free

Learn the details of how our wines are made. Enjoy a guided tour of the Averill Creek winery facility followed by a tasting of 4 of our wines.

At the Tasting Bar – Introducing our Somenos Series Wines

Monday Sept 26th to Sunday Oct 2nd, $5

Drop by the winery during  Savour Cowichan to sample our new premium series 2014 Pinot Noir and 2014 Foch Cab in the Premium Wine Flight, $5.

Rare Volumes – Library Wines Tasting

Saturday  Oct. 1st, 2pm, $15 per person

We’re digging through the stacks in the Averill Creek wine library for some rare and interesting finds. Sample these wines from our past vintages and learn what happens to a wine as it ages in bottle. Seating is limited. Tickets are available through Averill Creek Vineyard.

Create your own Blend  – Winemaking Workshop

Sunday Oct 2nd, 2pm, $10 per person

Try your hand at winemaking by putting together your own blend of different varietals in your glass. Seating is limited. Tickets are available through Averill Creek Vineyard.

Winemaker’s Dinner – The Old Firehouse Wine Bar

Sunday October 2nd, 5:30 to 9pm, $125 per person includes wine pairings, taxes & gratuity extra

Join winery owners Andy & Wendy Johnston for a decadent

five course meal paired with select Averill Creek wines.

Reservations required. Please contact The Old Firehouse at (250) 597-3473

Daily Specials

Monday Sept 26th to Sunday Oct 2nd

Complimentary Wine Tastings,

$5 Wines by the Glass

Fall Cellar Club Cases available – 15% savings!

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