Description: A rich, flavoursome Merlot from our Hawke’s Bay Vineyard showing flavours of boysenberry, rich plums and cocoa powder.
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Winemaker: Heather Stewart.
Aroma: Boysenberry jam, spice and rich plum.
Palate: A structured palate with rich plum fruits, cocoa powder tannin and a smooth savoury note.
Drinking Potential: Drinking now and will continue to evolve for at least another five years.
Viticulture & Winemaking: The grapes were grown.
Analysis: Alcohol 13%, PH 3.46, Acidity 5.9g/L
Awards and Accolades
“Fabulously ripe and fragrant”
- Sam Kim
“It is fragrant and full-bodied, with concentrated, plummy, spicy flavours”
- Michael Cooper
“This is a bright and lively, primary fruited Merlot with berry and plum flavours”
- Raymond Chan