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Crossroads Winery - Hawkes Bay Merlot 2012

Crossroads Winery - Hawkes Bay Merlot 2012

Country of Origin

New Zealand

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  • ABV14.5%
  • Food MatchPork
  • Grape TypeMerlot
  • Vintage2012
  • WinemakerMiles Dinneen

Surging with dark and lush bramble and blackcurrant the nose gives way to a supple palate. A subtle river of violet and cigar box aromas stream through the mouth and onto the long finish. The tannins are rich but elegant and very complete. A fragrant Merlot to decant and enjoy tonight or cellar for up to a decade.

Try with a gratin of grilled aubergine and spinach or a hearty roast lamb shoulder with kumara and parsnip.

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