Deep crimson red hues lead to bright aromatics of black plums and berry fruits with subtle vanilla and cedar oak undertones. A sweet fruited and textured palate possessing supple tannins makes this a versatile food wine and suitable for any occasions
High sunshine hours and low rainfall make Hawkes Bay New Zealandâ€™s â€˜homeâ€™ to the French Bordeaux variety Merlot.
FRUIT HANDLING: Destemmed & crushed to fermentation vessels, then plunged or pulsed with oxygen.
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