Vergenoegd Classic Range Merlot 2016 (6/case) (R134/BOTTLE)
89% Merlot, 11% Malbec
Alc: 14.5 RS: 2.1 pH: 3.63 TA: 5.5
Colour: Deep, lively red cherry colour
Nose: Subtle mint (eucalyptus) with juicy redcurrants and red plums to follow. Some spiciness (cloves, allspice). Hints of white chocolate and vanilla.
Palate: Complex, but subtle red fruits, and a hint of boiled sweets. Medium-bodied with an all-round weight on the entire palate. Finish is long-lingering, balanced and very elegant.