Meinert Merlot 2006

An elegant fruity and soft Merlot with as always classical Meinert tones. Excellent food wine with redcurrant, mint, spice and mineral aromas and a smooth crisp finish.


variety : Merlot | 85% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon
winery : Meinert Wines
winemaker : Martin Meinert
wine of origin : Devon Valley
analysis : alc : 14.20 % vol  rs : 1.6 g/l  pH : 3.45  ta : 6.1 g/l  
type : Red  style : Dry  body : Medium  taste : Fruity   wooded
pack : Bottle  closure : Cork  

in the vineyard : A complex blend of three Merlot and two Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards on our Devon Valley site. Our soils are high in clay, making them well suited to Merlot. Average yield 7 tons/ha.

in the cellar : Fermented with natural yeasts and made in classic low intervention manner. No extended post fermentation maceration. Aged for 18 months in second and third fill French Oak barrels.

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