2018 Merlot

$32.50 inc GST

2018 Merlot

Categories ,

Winemaker notes:
Crushed and destemmed into SS, Alcoholic fermentation with hand plunging twice a day stainless steel vats for 7 days .  Indigenous yeast.  Pressed into HH’s and R&R post MLF into same barrels for maturation.  Alc/vol: 13.5%

Ageing:
9 months in French and American Hogsheads both new and used.

Tasting notes:
It is elegant & silky with a vibrant and juicy palate of blackberries & ripe plums supported with a hint of dark chocolate & spice.

Food Match:

Matches well with a variety of dishes such as: Duck Game Meat, Shepherd’s Pie (Lamb), Pasta with Sausage, Steak or Beef au jus, Lamb with Mint Pan Sauce, , Pork with Caramelized Onions, Appled Pork Chops, Chicken Parmigiana, Chicken Marsala, Mustard Beef Tenderloin, Boeuf Bourguignon, beef with garlic and pepper sauce, beef with mushroom and onion gravy, T-bone steak, porterhouse steak, prime rib, lamb shanks, lamb chops or lamb steaks.

 

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “2018 Merlot”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *