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South Australian Quaffer Merlot 2016


Branded Price
$16 37% off
37% off
Bottled Price
$10.00
Case Price
$120.00
 
 
Description
This 2016 South Australian Merlot has good flavours of sweet cherries along with vanillin oak, a hint of spice and chocolate. A well balanced easy to drink wine.

The producer of this fantastic little chardonnay has a long association with the region and a strong family connection to the area. The winery produces some of the best wines in the country and has been consistently rated 5 stars by James Halliday in his wine companion.

Comments from Wine Buyer Steve: This is 2016 South Australian Quaffer Merlot is an elegant, medium bodied but flavoursome wine that is soft and easy to drink. Good flavours of sweet cherries along with vanillin oak, a hint of spice and chocolate. Great value at $10.00 per bottle.
Variety:
Merlot
Alcohol Content:
13
Serving Suggestion:
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Awards / Medal:
N/A
Wine Notes
Colour:
ruby in colour with violet undertones
Bouquet:
aromas of blackberries, plums, sweet cherries along with vanillin oak
Palate:
a hint of spice and chocolate. These are mirrored in the juicy palate with soft tannins and good length.
Oak Treatment:
6 months in used French oak.
Source/Region:
Riverland
Cellaring Potential:
Good to cellar until 2021. Stelvin cap closure.

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