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2021 Ochota Barrels Texture Like Sun Sector Red


'Texture like Sun' are words from the song 'Golden Brown' by The Stranglers. 

The wine however is Grenache 38%, Gewürztraminer 26.5%, Gamay 17.9%, Pinot Noir 9.5%, Pinot Meunier 4.1%, Syrah 3.5%.

Unfined and unfiltered, wild ferments. Minimal so2.

It's bitter sweet this year, however we feel incredibly privileged to have the spring release from Ochota Barrels. After the tragic passing of Taras Ochota last year, his wife Amber Ochota has grabbed the reins. Amber was already a large part of the business and winemaking process and as in past years Louis Schofield and Taras’ dad, Yari have helped out. This year they have again made something to be proud of.

Vegan friendly

Express shipping available

2021 Ochota Barrels Texture Like Sun Sector Red


What is natural wine?

The philosophy of natural wine is one of minimal-intervention, from vineyard to cellar. Natural wines are made using quality grapes, generally grown using organic and biodynamic practices, however vineyards may not always be certified as such due to the restrictive nature of these certification systems. Natural wines in most cases won't be filtered or fined, processes which generally involve the use of animal products.

Are your wines vegan friendly?

In almost all cases yes! Generally if you see "unfiltered and unfined" this will be an assurance that no animal products have been used in the process. The fining process is where conventional winemakers will often use egg and fish products (yep pretty gross) to remove sediment from wines. The sediment is natural, healthy and adds flavour so natural wine makers almost always leave some of it in.

Are your wines chemical free?

Yes, we only stock wines that use grapes grown using biodynamic or organic farming methods and will have none of the over 200 additives that can be found in conventional wines, *with the occasional exception of a tiny amount of sulphur. Some organic winemakers choose to add a small amount of sulphur (SO2) to ensure their wines travel better and last longer.


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Orders generally arrive within 5 days of shipping.

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Artisan producers

Artisan wine makers; employing heritage farming practices, nurturing their land and regenerating nature.

Organic and natural wines

Sugar free, no toxic additives, organic farming practices, vegan, minimal intervention, keto and paleo friendly.

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I don’t feel bad drinking them, because I don’t have to worry about my sugar intake or additives.

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