When they started working with sheep this vineyard was the first place they lived in. The first lamb was born during the harvest and was named Betty.
Cuvée: Black Betty
Grape Varieties: Domina
30 years old vines, farmed organically for almost 20 years. The vineyard is super rocky in the steep middle section, dry.
Domina; a very color intense variety. Foot trodden, pressed an hour later. The juice went to an old oak barrel and was topped up with a bit of Dornfelder (also a rosé) where it finished fermentation and aged until bottling taking place in July 2017.
Acidity: 5.3 g/l Residual sugar: 0 g/l
Sulphur: None added, total 5 mg/l
Soil: Shell limestone