Merlot 2020

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Description

DOMINANT FLAVOURS

Fig
Plum
Vanilla

Bold red fruit on the nose, cranberry and pomegranate with thyme. A juicy combination of fig, red currant and black plums on the palate balances with savoury flavours of tobacco, cedar, and liquorice. Soft, silky tannins with a medium body and hints of milk chocolate on the finish.

WINEMAKING

This Merlot was vinified in a combination of open and closed top stainless steel fermenters to preserve the fresh fruit flavours. After fermentation, the wine was transferred to seasoned French oak barrels for a further 6 months.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS

TECHNICAL COMPOSITION

ALCOHOL
14.09%
SUGAR
6.1 g/l
ACID
5.5 g/l
pH
3.56