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Address: 83 Conders Bend Road | Renwick, Renwick 7243, New Zealand
Phone Number: 35729417
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Really friendly and informative front of house

This was a small winery and tasting room but that just made it more personal and the chap running the show made everyone feel individual and welcome. Good wine.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This was a small winery and tasting room but that just made it more personal and the chap running the show made everyone feel individual and welcome. Good wine.

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UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We did a self guided cycle tour (via company "Wine Tours By Bike") and stopped by at Bladen. It was lovely to meet Christine and also learn about how she and her husband began in the wine industry. Her passion and enthusiasm about wine really came across and it was a delight to sample the Bladen wines. There was no... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We stopped by Bladen for a tasting on an organised tour and everyone in the group agreed they were our favourite stop that day. All the wines we tasted were winners, and the added touch of having Christine, one of the owners, pass on some history of the estate just added to the experience. All in our group of eight... More 

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Belfast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Family run business, open and friendly with a lovely little cellar door. They've just celebrated 25years... Here's to many more!

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Perth, Australia
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Well worth a visit to sample a small, family winery that has some very interesting wines. The owners are very friendly and the tasting area is very rustic - quite a change from the bigger wineries.

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Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

This was our last cellar door on our wine tour. One of our faves. The owner has a friendly red setter dog and the outdoor setting was lovely. The wines superb.

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Oakland, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We arrived on bikes about 1/2 hour before closing. We chatted with the owner while tasting, and really enjoyed the stories about how they started the winery. We ended up buying two bottles.

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Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

I stopped by the Bladen cellar door because several other guests at my hotel said it was their favorite stop. What a great recommendation...it's a small, family-run winery with lots of passion. My favorite was the Cab-Merlot blend. They charge for the tasting, but if you buy a bottle, they reduce the price by the tasting fee.

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

What a wonderful experience we shared at the bladen cellar door! Beautiful surroundings, a very homely feel! Deni our host was lots of fun and knowledgeable! Beautiful wines! Best kept secret in marlborough!

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Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

After visiting a number of Blenheim area wineries and being served indifferent wines by indifferent staff, we stumbled upon this gem. Great wines, explained with enthusiasm and real knowledge by the lovely daughter of the family. No wonder we were happy to purchase! Definitely not one to miss if you are in the area.

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Address: 83 Conders Bend Road | Renwick, Renwick 7243, New Zealand
Phone Number: 35729417
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Renwick

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