2021 The Other Wine Co. Arinto

Riverland, SA

A bangin' and balanced Arinto from South Australia. A fresh and interesting take on the Portuguese variety.


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About the Wine

The Other Wine Co love to experiment with their winemaking process, and they've delivered a fascinatingly fresh version of this Portuguese variety, Arinto.

The fruit, sourced from Ricca Terra farms in Riverland, was split into 2 parcels - with one seeing some skin contact and the other being whole bunch pressed. It then spent some time in old oak, which delivered a balanced and interesting wine.

Give it a whirl, we think it's a bangin summertime hit.

About The Other Wine Co.

The Other Wine Co. is the brainchild of Martin Shaw and Michael Hill Smith, the team behind Shaw + Smith Wines.

The young winemaking team behind The Other Wine Co., spearheaded by Matt Large, always have their focus on drinkability and deliciousness. They make fantastic, pure wines with a twist.

Producing their wines at Shaw + Smith, The Other Wine Co. is a bit more experimental with their winemaking. They're always on the lookout for something new, and they're thirsty to push the boundaries.

The spearhead of The Other Wine Co. winemakers, Matt Large
The spearhead of The Other Wine Co. winemakers, Matt Large
Adelaide Hills, SA
Additional Info

From the Producer

A fine but textured palate, with some lemon pith and apple skin flavours, and a very moreish saline, seaspray note. Good acid levels keep the wine taut, but there is also some texture from skin contact that adds interest, and some flesh in the mid-palate.

Blend : Arinto (100%)
Closure : Screw Cap
Drink Until : 2025
Bottle Size : 750ml

Barrels of the 2021 Arinto, almost ready to be bottled
Barrels of the 2021 Arinto, almost ready to be bottled
Adelaide Hills, SA

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Do I have to order in dozens? No, please mix it up! You can order wines in any quantity and variation you like. You can order 1 bottle or 50. We challenge you to make the ultimate mixed pack of wine!

Are there volume discounts? No, our pricing is designed to be the best in market already - no marking up and then discounting down! For very large orders (weddings, etc) we are open to negotiating though. Just give us a call.

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