2016 Black Betty


2016 Black Betty


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.

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Cuvée: Black Betty

Style: Still

Colour: Rose

Grape Varieties: Domina

ABV: 11.5%

Vintage: 2016

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