2018 Billy Button Rosso

Alpine Valleys, VIC

Perfect little red blend for a night in with a pizza! Juicy yet savoury. 95 points - James Halliday. The talented Jo Marsh strikes again!


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About The Wine

The rest of the Billy Button range is about exploring singular varieties from the Alpine Valleys.

Here winemaker Jo Marsh combines Dolcetto, Durif, Refosco and Tempranillo to make something slurpy and juicy which you can drink any night of the week.

The Dolcetto gives you some lovely fine tannin, the Refosco lends bright aromatics and sweet red berried fruit, Tempranillo and Durif lend depth and body.

It's the perfect mid-week quaffer to slosh into tumbers and watch a movie with a cheese plate.

About Billy Button

Billy Button is the charming Alpine Valleys based project of experienced winemaker Jo Marsh.

Jo focuses primarily on producing small batches of alternative varieties from good local growers in her patch of Victoria. She explores varieties that are rarely seen in the Australian landscape - you can find anything from Schioppettino to Verduzzo in her eclectic range.

Her gentle touch in the winery makes for beautifully balanced wines that show great texture and vibrancy.

The Billy Button range is a little gem of North East Victoria. It's one of the more unique wine ranges in the country.

Jo Marsh
Jo Marsh
Alpine Valleys, VIC
Additional Info

From The Producer

A delicious blend of Dolcetto, Durif, Refosco and Tempranillo. This wine offers a tasty balance of juicy and savoury flavours, making it perfect for any occasion.

Blend : Dolcetto, Durif, Refosco, Tempranillo
ABV : 14.0%
Closure : Screw cap
Drink Until : 2024
Bottle Size : 750ml

Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

Halliday Wine Companion

"If a delicious, lighter-framed red is the order of the day (or night) here it is, yet there's substance in the mix, too. Full of tangy juicy fruit, earthy tones, Italian herbs; grainy tannins with a bright acid line and flourish on the finish." - Jane Faulkner (Halliday Wine Companion)


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