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Island Winery

Island Winery Island Winery was started by Loren and Georgene Mortimer. Dr. Georgene Mortimer is a professional winemaker and has been making award - winning wines for years. She serves as a technical consultant for several wineries and also co-owns Westfall Winery in Montague, New Jersey with her husband Loren. Loren & Georgene fell in love with Hilton Head Island and have been coming here for years. They finally settled here and brought their passion for fine wines along with them. To insure the success of their new venture, they collaborate with wine maker, Lou Sodano who owns and operates the very successful Wine Experience in Tinton Falls, New Jersey.

From Rte 95: Take Exit 8 follow 278 onto Hilton Head Island. Between Mile Marker 4 & 5, Make a Left onto Mathews Drive. Make a Right onto Cardinal Rd. Look for building with Blue Awning on the right. 12A Cardinal Rd. From anywhere on Hilton Head Island: Take Route 278 to Between Mile Marker 4 & 5. Turn on Mathews Drive Towards the airport (Corner of Northridge Plaza). Make a Right onto Cardinal Rd. Look for building with Blue Awning on the right 12A Cardinal Rd.

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12A Cardinal Road, Hilton Head Island, SC, US, 29926 Email:
Phone: 843-842-3141 Web:
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