Red Blend, 2016

2x2

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2x2 Merlot/Barbera 2016

$23.00

The wine's story

2x2 is one of the labels produced by Billy Button Wines, one of the most interesting wineries to come out of Australia in recent years. Overseen by the tireless Jo Marsh, and taking its inspiration... read more

Sommelier notes

A curious blend here, equal parts of both Merlot and Barbera (a northern Italian grape, found planted more here in the Alpine Valleys of Victoria than anywhere else in Australia).

Somewhat shy upon... read more

Food pairings

This Merlot/Barbera blend is bursting with soft fruit and mellow flavours, and is going to be a delicious versatile red wine to pair with a lot of great dishes. This is another real meat-lover’s wi... read more

Cellar Period

1-3 years - This wine is drinking fantastically now!

    • Pairings
    • Lots of Herbs
    • Roasted Lamb
    • Mushrooms
    • Sirloin Steak
    • Veal
    • Rustic French Cuisine
    • Production Methods
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Tastes
    • Bitter
    • Rich
    • Earthy
    • Seasons
    • Cooler Months
    • Moods
    • Relaxed
    • Always a winner
    • Oak
    • French Oak