2012-Merlot

2012 Merlot

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Product Description

A drivey mid palate with a moderate to long length of flavour and fine emery tannins to finish

TECHNICAL NOTES
Region: Karridale, Margaret River
Colour: A deep red core surrounded by a pink red hue
Bouquet: Raspberry, cassis and plum fruits meld with aromas of melted chocolate and cocoa which overlay undercurrents of spicey French oak, blackcurrant jam and a subtle leafy edge
Palate: A drivey mid palate with a moderate to long length of flavour and fine emery tannins to finish.small amount of cabernet has been added to fill the front palate to provide backbone and dryness to the finish
Source: Five Ashes Vineyard, Margaret River
Cellaring Potential: Suggested best; between 2014 and 2016
Serving Suggestion: Enjoy with an assortment of gourmet cheeses"
Alcohol: 14.2%
Sweetness: dry
Residual Sugar: .02g/L
pH: 3.59
Acidity: 5.78
Bottling Date: October 2013