Hawke’s Bay Merlot 2017

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Hawke’s Bay Merlot 2017

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$20.00
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$20.00

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Description: A rich, flavoursome Merlot from our Hawke’s Bay Vineyard showing flavours of boysenberry, rich plums and cocoa powder.

CURRENT TASTING NOTES:

2017

PREVIOUS TASTING NOTES:

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

2017 Vintage

91 Points

“Fabulously ripe and fragrant”

- Sam Kim

4 Stars

“It is fragrant and full-bodied, with concentrated, plummy, spicy flavours”

- Michael Cooper

4 Stars

“This is a bright and lively, primary fruited Merlot with berry and plum flavours”

- Raymond Chan