Babelas 2021

Coming from the South African term for 'hungover', Babelas is the kind of wine that you'll certainly want to put away enough of to warrant one. A fun and fruity pink pet nat, this is a bottle that screams a good time. Strawberry and pomegranate, creamy and fresh – drink it until the word "bubbles" starts to sound more like "babelas", and then take yourself off to bed with a pint of water and a paracetamol for the morning.



Winemaker: Renner&sistas

Farming: Biodynamic

Region: Burgenland, Austria

Vintage: 2021

Grapes: Roesler, Sankt Laurent

Colour: Sparkling Rosé

ABV: 11%

Size: 75 cL


Behind the Bottle


The Renner family have been cultivating vines in the village of Gols in Neusiedlersee since 1988. Already back then, parents Helmuth and Birgit put a deep emphasis on organic viticulture. When the new generation was slowly coming to an age to think about careers, their parents never forced them to take over, and so Susanne, Stefanie and Georg pursued alternative careers without ever losing touch with their home and local friends. After some years spent working in fashion and studying water management respectively, Susanne and Stefanie took a chance and returned to ...