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Grand Merlot
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Grand Merlot

2013

Our flagship wine is a year-on-year multi-award winning classic and shows our dedication to this variety. Drawing on our heritage as Australia’s master merlot makers this wine will reward for decades to come.

Double Gold, China Wine and Spirits Awards

Regular price $130 Sale

 
Varietal: Merlot
Region:
Eden Valley, South Australia
Color: Ruby red with pink/maroon hues
Nose: A rich opulent nose showing layers of black cherry, spice and fruits of the forest. In the background there is some lovely mocha and a hint of earthy tobacco.
Palate: Dark rich fruits like blackberries leading to fruit cake. Subtle mint. Firm tannins to finish.
Maturation: The wine received two years in barrel, 30% new French oak and then two years in bottle before release
Style: This limited release is rich and opulent in its varietal fruit expression. Approachable now yet will develop in complexity with cellaring.
Cellaring Potential: Will reward with careful cellaring through to 2032
Wine Analysis:
Alc/Vol: 14.5%
Acidity: 6.43g/L
pH: 3.42