The traditional backbone of many Bordeaux blends, our Merlot easily stands out on its own. This Merlot exhibits cherry, plum and blackberry fruits accentuated with aniseed and eucalypt highlights. We look forward to seeing what this wine will deliver in the coming years.
Colour: Deep ruby hues.
Nose: Black bramble fruits, a hint of vanilla, mint, eucalypt.
Palate: Soft plum fruits with leafy notes, fleshy mid palate, grippy tannins leading to a dry savoury finish.
Drink: Drinking well now and for up to 4 years.
Residual Sugar: <0.5g per litre.
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