reviews 2009-2013

The Wine FrontThe Wine Front
March 2013

"Give it time to breathe and you're in for a mesmerising treat..." Read more

The Adelaide Review
May 2012
The Adelaide Review

"The 2009 La Maline, a Shiraz from the Barossa Valley's Spinifex Wines, is popular not only with the critics - but with drinkers too..." Read more

Wine Taste WeeklyWine Taste Weekly
February 2012

"This is pristine rosé that strikes high notes of rose petal and pink pepper that ring out from the bouquet like a bell..." Read more

James HallidayJames Halliday
Australian Wine Companion
2011 Edition

"The focus at Spinifex is the red varieties which dominate in the south of France..." Read more

2011 Edition

"Spinifex is one of Australia's most exciting small wineries..." Read more

The Wine FrontThe Wine Front
March 2010

"It’s a pearler. It tastes minerally and funky at first but given air, it’s a wash with delicious flavours..." Read more


Winemaker of the Year 2009 finalists: Peter Schell - Spinifex

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The Big Red Wine BookThe Big Red Wine Book
2009 - 2010

"It seems that Spinifex wines can do no wrong. Funny thing is that I took a while to be convinced of the Spinifex mastery … but I’m well and truly on board now." Read more