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Wente Vineyards - Vineyard Selection Sandstone Merlot 2015

Diverse Fruit Flavours

6x 75cl Bottles £87.41
Next in stock 8th Sep 2021


Country of Origin

USA

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  • ABV13.5%
  • Food MatchPork
  • Grape TypeShiraz/Syrah
  • Vintage2015

The 2015 Sandstone Merlot is a great display of Bordeaux grapes from hillside and valley floor vineyards, each of which gives distinct aromatics and structure to the wine.

The estate-grown and certified sustainable vineyards that make up this wine are harvested, fermented and aged separately in barrel for about a year before they are blended together. Karl D. Wente, Fifth Generation Winemaker, added Petite Sirah to the blend which then ages for another 6-12 months.

Although lighter in structure than a Cabernet Sauvignon, this Merlot combines solid, yet silky tannins with diverse fruit flavors to make a lasting impression.

15 from Wente Family Estates

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