2016 Mudgee Merlot - wax & cork

2016 Mudgee Merlot - wax & cork

2016 Merlot
Mudgee, NSW

Dark cherry cola in colour with vibrant blood red hues.

$38 each

Wine Details

Region

Mudgee

Vintage

2016

Type

Red Wine

Variety

Merlot

Volume

750mL

Alcohol Volume

15%

Standard Drinks

8.9

Closure

Screw Cap

Colour

Dark cherry cola in colour with vibrant blood red hues.

Bouquet

Ripe, savoury, perfumed and aromatic. The upfront fruit aromas are of stewed fruits of the forest. There are also floral aromas of lavender and violet. Spiced aromas of cinnamon, clove and vanilla also persist.

Palate

Ripe, generous, savoury and soft. The up-front palate shows fruit character of blood plum and boysenberry. The mid-palate is broad and full showing hints of lavender, chocolate and herbs. The back palate is long, soft, yet dry showing hints of walnut and savoury nuances

Peak Drinking / Cellaring Potential

Drink now or cellar for Now - 4 years

Food Matches

Chinese style barbequed pork neck, Cherry glazed roasted duck, lamb leg steaks marinated in rosemary and mint.

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