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2019 Billy Button Rosso

Alpine Valleys, VIC

Perfect little red blend for a night in with a pizza! Juicy yet savoury.

$19.00

About

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 ubertalented winemaker Jo Marsh, now helped by her winemaker husband Glenn James and young winemaker Alex Phillips.

Billy Button focuses primarily on producing small batches of alternative varieties from good local growers in their small patch of Victoria. The team explores varieties that are rarely seen in the Australian landscape - you can find anything from Schioppettino to Verduzzo in this eclectic range.

Jo's 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 and the perfect place to begin your exploration of alternative varieties.

Winemakers Glenn James, Jo Marsh & Alex Phillips
Winemakers Glenn James, Jo Marsh & Alex Phillips
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%
Closure : Screw Cap
Drink Until : 2024
Bottle Size : 750ml

Winemaker Jo Marsh
Winemaker Jo Marsh
Alpine Valleys, VIC
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

93Points
Halliday Wine Companion

"A blend of 8 grape varieties, all components fermented separately in open tubs using wild yeasts. Maturation in large old oak and Flexcubes. A fabulous melange of fresh fruits awaits: red cherry, stewed rhubarb, raspberry and wild strawberry. Then comes the dried herbs, the juiciness and mouth-filling sweet flavours and soft tannins. Quite a presence in the glass." - Jeni Port (Halliday Wine Companion)

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