Blaauwklippen Merlot 2014 (6/case) (R109/BOTTLE)

Blaauwklippen Merlot 2014 (6/case) (R109/BOTTLE)

Regular price R 654.00 Sale

Character

Dark, rum chocolate combined with dark berry, liquorice and prune notes on the nose.  A deep structured mid palate & soft tannins lead to a long, lingering finish.

Preparation of Wine

Hand harvested, fully ripened Merlot grapes were transported to the cellar for processing.  Two days of cold maceration was followed by wild fermentation in stainless steel tanks.  After fermentation the wine was aged in 4500L oak vats & small oak barrels/casks for 24 months.

Suggested Food

Meaty dishes, from warm winter stews to a piece a biltong.

Analysis

Alcohol Volume: 14.18%

Residual Sugar g/l: 1.8

Total Acidity g/l: 4.9

pH: 3.49