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Spinifex Rosé 2013, Barossa Valley, SA

$23. Year in, year out, Peter Schell’s Provençal interpretation of Barossan Rosé ranks in my top three summer Rosé must-buys. Slightly different from the 2012 which included Eden valley fruit and Shiraz, this year’s blend is 62% Grenache, 24% Mataro, … Continue reading

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Australian Rhone varieties, bit of a blanc mixed bag

 27th July 2013, Ormond Hall, St Kilda Rd It is well-evident that there is no shortage of Rhone-inspired wines in Australia. We certainly have vineyards which bask in similar weather conditions as the Rhone Valley. One could argue that a … Continue reading

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Spinifex Rosè 2012, Barossa Valley

$20 from King and Godfrey. Mr Peter Schell has done it again and made my transition to the hot sunny summers easier by crafting a blend of Grenache, Mataro and Cinsault (53/24/23) that is of pale smoked salmon colour, with … Continue reading

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