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De Waal Merlot 2018 (Case of 6 bottles) (R100 per Bottle)

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R 780.00 ZAR
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De Waal Merlot 2018

It is fruit-driven with flavours of mulberries and cherries and a smooth finish.

Technical Analysis

alc    13.34
rs    2.6
pH    3.88
ta    4.6

Wine Information

Variety:    Merlot

Blend:    100% Merlot

Food Suggestion

It is wonderful to be enjoyed with meat salads, chicken dishes and pickled fish.

Ageing    3 years

Cellar

Fermentation & Maceration Period: 14 days

Cellar Maturation: 3 months in older French oak barrels

Bottling Date: December 2017

Harvest

Harvest Date: 8 March 2017

Sugar level at harvest: 24.5° B

Yield per Hectare: 11.0 tons per hectare.

Vineyard    

Location of Vineyard: High up on cooler South facing slopes

Soil Type: Hutton

Age of Vineyard: 10 - 15 years

Root Stock: R 99

Method of Trellising: 3 wire- hedge

Style

Body:    Medium
Style:    Dry
Taste:    Fruity
Type:    Red

Pack

Closure:    Screwcap
Pack Size:    750ml
Pack Type:    Bottle