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Bladen Wines

83 Conders Bend Road, Renwick 7271, New Zealand
+64 3-572 9417
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The BEST Cellar Door & Wine in Marlborough!

We have recently tasted twice at this amazing little cellar door, the owners are so friendly and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
NatashaRachael
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Glorious Gewürtztramina!

Amazing wines in general, but the Gewürtztramina was the best we tried in the region. We... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Victoria M
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“family run” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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83 Conders Bend Road, Renwick 7271, New Zealand
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+64 3-572 9417
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have recently tasted twice at this amazing little cellar door, the owners are so friendly and passionate about what the do. The cellar door is tiny and cute unlike the big ones, here you will get excellent one on one service. On our most...More

Thank NatashaRachael
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

a fun day!! hope you are all well especially your Mum, hope she had a great day! Cheers Dave

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing wines in general, but the Gewürtztramina was the best we tried in the region. We accidentally dropped the bottle on the cycle back (after a few too many) and the owners were really kind and offered to replace. Highly recommended!

Thank Victoria M
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

the curse of cycling is only the risk of wine damage, otherwise the day cycling between the wineries is fantastic. we are pleased you enjoyed the Gewurztraminer as we do too. Cheers Dave

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We hadn't heard of Bladen. But the wineries we were going to were closed. We were greeted with a terrific host who owns the vineyard, clean and vibrant wines that were clear expressions of Marlborough and the new world. They have a beautiful red setter...More

Thank Steven L
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

Thank you, I am thrilled your experience was positive and you enjoyed our wines and now you can also enjoy them at home. Cheers Dave

Reviewed 29 March 2017

Bladen Wines was such an amazing experience. We loved that it is still family run with a lovely story. Their wine room has a nice quaint inviting feeling. Everyone there was super friendly. We loved every wine we tried and the prices for their wines...More

Thank Erika G
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

Thank you Erika for your kind words. We are thrilled you enjoyed both the experience and the wines. Enjoy the wines when you get them. Cheers Dave

Reviewed 16 March 2017

We loved this place on our bike tour of the Marlborough area. The staff person was knowledgable, welcoming and friendly. The wines were delicious. We really loved the Gewürztraminer. WOW! Nice job and thank you.

Thank Tim S
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

Thanks Tim, we are thrilled you enjoyed your experience and I have to agree - WOW to the Gewurztraminer!!! Cheers Dave

Reviewed 27 February 2017

this is a very small producer of excellent quality wines at Ggeat very reresonable prices. John was in charge of the tasting the day we were there and he really knows his wine and presents in a very apealling way. Over 2 days we visited...More

Thank TopsideMI
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comments, I will ensure that John receives your feedback. Hopefully you return to Marlborough again soon.

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

One of the smaller vineyards that we visited yesterday and so lovely to be entertained by the actual owner rather than someone just doing a job! The passion for the business certainly shone through. These guys produce some great wine and I would definitely recommend...More

Thank Linda12345678
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

Thank you Linda. we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. Hopefully you can find our wine near you!

Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The cellar door here is tiny but Bladen sell really nice wine at reasonable prices. The owner seems to really enjoy having people visit, he answered all of our questions and was happily answering some highly technical questions from another visitor too. The other guy...More

Thank SCochrane
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comments and I am pleased you enjoyed your visit. For the record I am always disappointed if people leave without a purchase as this is our livelihood, but would never show that disappointment as that would not be professional and there...More

Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

One of the more relaxed and family run cellar doors. We enjoyed these wines but also learning the origins of the winery.

Thank mark s
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

many thanks. For us the journey has been half the fun.

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

A beautiful story and family run business. Owner Dave is so humble and so full of information. Clearly loves what he does. A lovely day had out at Bladen wines. A must see if in the area.

1  Thank BreeScottMelbourne
Dave M, Owner at Bladen Wines, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words

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