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Rockford Winery

Open Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Friendly boutique winery

A very fun, friendly, warm & welcoming winery with fabulous tasting reds. Small cellar door, very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brighton, Australia
via mobile
Good things come in a small package.

We are not big wine drinkers and have little knowledge of swirling the glass and sniffing the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greg G
Brisbane, Australia
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“basket press”(39 reviews)
“rifle range”(12 reviews)
“cellar door”(98 reviews)
At Rockford we respect and nurture the best of the traditional Australian wine trade and share this with our customers.
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131 Krondorf Road, Tanunda, South Australia 5352, Australia
+61 8 8563 2720
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very fun, friendly, warm & welcoming winery with fabulous tasting reds. Small cellar door, very busy but attentive +. Very knowledgeable staff showcasing their basket pressed wines. A must do winery in the Barossa. Walked out having bought a few bottles of Shiraz/cab.

Thank HeatherNMelbourne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are not big wine drinkers and have little knowledge of swirling the glass and sniffing the aromas, but we love to drop into wineries to look at the buildings, the gardens the atmosphere of the wine tasting rooms, the restaurants and then may purchase...More

Thank Greg G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The girls behind the counter were amazing. Ask them any question about the wines and they were able to give you an incredibly detailed answers. Their 2012 Shiraz VP and their Tawny are really good quite possibly the best fortified wines I’ve ever tasted.

Thank Backpacker1091
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice enough, ok but there is better on offer. Staff friendly but wines only average compared with what else is available at other venues.

Thank huju80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely setting for a luncheon of eight courses, organic food grown not far from the winery was tasty and delicious. Treated to some Romanesco broccoli, stunning colour, full of flavour, very Italian. Each course, an amazing array of Rockford wines complimented the food in...More

Thank 291christine2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful traditional Winery. Vary attentive and knowledgeable staff - beautiful wines. Never ceases to please.

Thank marilyn_gary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing experience; wonderful in every way, thank you! Can’t wait to do it again one day!

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We went here on a recommendation of a friend and considering we aren’t exactly wine connoisseurs we really enjoyed our experience and I’m sure the ladies helping us knew we had no clue they didn’t talk to us like idiots like some of the other...More

Thank BelindaD88
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

There is no doubt that Rockford have beautiful wines and while you might pay a little more for them they are worth the treat. The staff are knowledgeable and very accommodating. Next time we will try the restaurant which unfortunately was hosting a Stone Wall...More

Thank Jinny57
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Another month, another visit. Tiny little winery with big flavours and amazing service. The Alicante Bouchet is incredible!

Thank Maggie_the_traveller
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George K
16 January 2018|
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Response from The_Loup_Garou | Reviewed this property |
I agree with you. We were a “two person” tour, had reservations, and then a group of maybe 15 folk arrived, and seemed to only want to drink. Think they were an extended family. I have no answer to what seems to be a... More
17 October 2017|
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Response from George K | Reviewed this property |
We have Sparkling Shiraz export contacts that I can ask for you, please email your area post codes for us to calculate the shipping, are you after 6 bottles per order plus freight or more? Regards, George K
Suzanne C
1 October 2015|
Response from George K | Reviewed this property |
Just for future reference, we can do private tours of 1 or more, do not loose the experience by joining others as it can take away the places you like to stay longer, please advise of your last years visit , I like to hear... More