Meerlust - Merlot 2010
Country of OriginSouth Africa
- Acidity g/l6.2
- Food MatchGame
- Food MatchRed Meats
- Grape TypeCabernet Franc
- Grape TypeMerlot
- Ph Level3.47
- Residual Sugar g/l2.9
- WinemakerChris Williams
Limited stock, changing to 2012.
Deep, youthful purple colour with a ruby rim.
Intense dark fruit on the nose, mulberry and damson plum with hints of dark chocolate and spice.
The full bodied palate offers generous, ripe, pure Merlot fruit with refreshing acidity, structured yet silky tannins and pronounced length and minerality.
There is a core of juiciness, opulence and richness typical of the variety.
85% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc.