Persephone Wines - 2021 “Rouge Deux”

2021 “Rouge Deux”

Variety
Pinot Gris, Gamay
Region
Basket Range, SA
Abv
12%
Volume
750ml

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...Read More...

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). 

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