2021 “Rouge Deux”
Mostly Gamay, with a cameo from friendly bedfellow Pinot Gris. The Gamay was all pressed on one day, after 4 days on skins. A 500-liter puncheon consisting of primarily free-run Gamay was later blended with a 300-liter barrel of Gamay pressings and the Gris. Savoury, like strawberries coated in balsamic. Eucalypt note, pretty cherry. Small batch wines from wine writer-come-winemaker, Rachel Signer. After falling in love with the Adelaide Hills and all its flowers and vines and characters, she pulled up stumps to make wines and a life with her partner Anton Von Klopper (Lucy Margaux).