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Rockford Winery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Stonewall tasting

Beautiful wines and fantastic staff we really enjoyed our visit here! Hard to leave without buying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
225jilln
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Brisbane, Australia
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Brillian Wines!

& we have been visiting 7 drinking their wines since the 80's; every yearwe send our son... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jan T
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Adelaide
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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
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful wines and fantastic staff we really enjoyed our visit here! Hard to leave without buying a lot of wine

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 225jilln
Reviewed 1 week ago

& we have been visiting 7 drinking their wines since the 80's; every yearwe send our son &daughter-in-law Rockford wine to LA for Christmas & their birthdays. always send "Black SHIRAZ& BASKET PRESS SHIRAZ' athe staff are fiendly & very infomative3 A visit at harvest...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jan T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited this winery yesterday and did a tasting. The wines were exceptional; we had a very difficult time picking which wines to purchase at the end. We would have bought them all but we’re backpacking from Canada and have limited room!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AlexandraKennedy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We attended the Stonewallers Degustation Luncheon with matching Rockford wines. The young staff are VERY accomplished in their hospitality and knowledge. Every course beautifully presented and delicious. Highly recommended

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SueDen27
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We've tasted here for years. Carted many cases with us. Although ownership has change the winery and cellar door have not. However, for the first time ever, tasting in summer of 2017, we found no wine worthy of carting off

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely converted old stable..the historic building are just beautiful. The wines are very impressive the tawny is very impressive so is the cab sauv.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tsvarakadenga
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

My guests were thrilled to visit and see the traditional methods and equipment used for the winemaking process. We could see the commitment and passion of the team at Rockford. Thanks for making our day fantastic!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AdelaidePrivateTours
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Came here on a wine tour, rude service, refused to open a bottle of wine purchased there and are not licensed to do anything but taste. Not impressed, would rather mass produced eg jacobs creek

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jakin G
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This was our first experience we had in any wineries in the Barossa Valley and was done on a whim - Glad we did it!. The wines here are amazing. The winery uses the old traditional style wine making practices. The history and the stone...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pat S
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing wine and incredibly knowledgeable staff all housed in a very charming old building. You have to try the Rosé 😍

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Maddie P
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Martin Š
6 November 2018|
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Response from Pat S | Reviewed this property |
We were not charged for the wine tasting. It was one of our favorites and sorry we ran out of time to make a second trip there. The wines were very good!
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27 October 2018|
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17 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
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