The Wine: Blue & black berries with a slightly herbal afternote, with hints of eucalyptus and violet. Deliciously smooth, with the Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc slightly jazzing up the Merlot’s soft tannin.
Food Pairing: Beef, Lamb, venison and hard cheese
Producer: Tanagra wines
Winemaker: The Winemaking Team
Wine Region: McGregor
Awards: Gold Wine Awards
Platter’s 4 Stars & Good Value
At a Glance: ABV: 14.0% RS : 2.8g/l PH : 3.48 TA: 6.1
TYPE : Red CLOSURE : Cork
In the Vineyard: Merlot: South facing vineyard at Tanagra (McGregor)bordering Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve, slightly sandy and clay soil. Registered as Single Vineyard.
In the cellar: As it is vilified in exactly the same way as all our other red wines, it has the same ageing potential. It is perfect to enjoy now or within (at least) the next 6-7 years