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2021 Spinifex Luxe Rose

Barossa Valley, SA

Long awaited release of the Luxe from Spinifex, Pete Schell's seriously savoury, ageworthy Rose - and winner of the 2023 Halliday Wine Awards Rose of the Year!

$32.00

About

About The Wine

It's been several years since we've seen a Luxe Rose release from Spinifex, but it's been worth the wait. This is Pete's homage to Bandol Rose, being Mataro/ Mourvedre dominant, with smaller amounts of Cinsault and Vermentino in the mix.

Old bush-vine fruit and aging on lees in old French barrels all help create a wine of savoury power and wonderful length. Spicy, succulent and full of layers, it is a gem of a wine.

Not much around, so grab some now, and if you can leave in the cellar for a few years, your reward will be ample.

About Spinifex

Spinifex are one of the 'New' Barossa's true pioneer producers.

Husband and wife team Peter Schell & Magali Gely have extensive experience in southern France, which proves the inspiration for their unique wines made from predominantly Rhone varietals.

Spinifex was on the front line of the new wave of Barossa producers. Peter's wines brought a new sensibility to the region, they were lower in alcohol, concentrated but elegant, and balanced to perfection.

He takes the art of blending into the realm of the virtuoso.

There are few wineries who deliver refinement and poise from the Barossa Valley like Spinifex.

Winemaker Peter Schell
Winemaker Peter Schell
Barossa Valley, SA
Additional Info

From The Producer

Luxe Rose is blended from selected bush vine parcels that show particular character, depth of fruit and texture. Only produced in vintages that deliver outstanding rose, the 2021 is 66 % Mataro, 26% Cinsault and 6% Vermentino. Hand harvested fruit is chilled overnight prior to crushing, the musts macerated for around 6 hrs prior to pressing. Juices are fermented with indigenous yeast, undergoes partial malo-lactic and maturation sur-lie in old French oak puncheons and  demi muids.

Blend : Mataro (66%), Cinsault (26%), Vermentino (6%)
ABV : 12.5%
Closure : Screw Cap
Drink Until : 2028
Bottle Size : 750ml

Winemaker Pete Schell
Winemaker Pete Schell
Barossa Valley, SA
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