2023 Bondar Rose

A perpetual favourite here at DD, the Bondar Rosé is an excellent example of modern, dry, Provence-inspired Australian Rosé.
4.3
Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars
21 Reviews

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Carefully crafting a spot on rose can be a tricky business. It may seem simple from the outside but there are a lot of decisions to be made along the way.

Take this fantastic rose from McLaren Vale outfit, Bondar. The fruit is picked from three sites, including from their famous home block, the Rayner vineyard. Two of the batches were fermented in ceramic egg, the third in barrel with some more pressings to get a little extra grip and "stuffing" in the mid-palate.

Suffice to say, Andre has nailed this release.

Theirs is a wildly successful crack at the very popular "Provence" inspired style of rose. If you like your pinks dry but full flavoured with delicacy and deliciousness in equal proportion - you're going to love this!

A pale, dry rosé made from the McLaren Vale, our beautiful home by the sea. Bright, fresh, delicate and aromatic, this wine is designed to be best enjoyed in its youth.

4.3
Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars
Based on 21 reviews
Total 5 star reviews: 14 Total 4 star reviews: 4 Total 3 star reviews: 1 Total 2 star reviews: 0 Total 1 star reviews: 2
90%would recommend this product
21 reviews
  • CR
    Chris R.
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    Wine Knowledge Level Cork Dork
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Chris R

    Great price for a fresh, crisp rose.

    TasteRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • CN
    Caitlin N.
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    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    11 months ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Ripper rose

    Beautiful nose, nice texture on the palate with long length. Delicious drinking!

    TasteRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • DK
    david k.
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    12 months ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    Rated 4 out of 5 stars
    Beaut Aussie Rose

    Lovely level of acidity and savoury character...

    TasteRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • AG
    Antonina G.
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    1 year ago
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    Delicious Rose

    Fresh, slurpy and savoury, this is my favourite rose of the summer.

    TasteRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • SC
    Simon C.
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    1 year ago
    Wine Knowledge Level Enthusiast
    Rated 4 out of 5 stars
    Easy Drinking

    Easy to put down Rose. Good summer drinking.

    TasteRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Interest LevelRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    Value for MoneyRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
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Bondar Wines

Andre & Selina Bondar are one of the great modern Australian wine success stories. We have been massive fans of their wines since their very first vintage and tell anyone who will listen that if you want to taste what modern McLaren Vale wines are all about then this is who you need to try.

Their home block, the highly decorated Rayner Vineyard, which straddles the Blewitt Springs and Seaview sub-regions of The Vale, was originally planted back in the 1950s but the Bondar family chapter in that vineyard's story will be its most significant. Dre and Sel's wines are honest and vibrant, built more on freshness and digestibility rather than raw South Australian power.

They make brilliant, vibrant Grenache, balanced and concentrated Shiraz, elegant Adelaide Hills Chardonnay, and one of the country's most bankable Rose wines plus a raft of small-batch alternative varieties. Their range nails quality and drinkability at every turn.

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