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Reserve Hilltop Merlot 2016
Reserve Hilltop Merlot 2016

Reserve Hilltop Merlot 2016

Regular price
R 269.00
Sale price
R 269.00

This gorgeous Reserve Merlot has a dark garnet colour. Its concentrated and intense with fragrant mulberries and dustings of cocoa on the nose, followed by mouthfuls of juicy stewed plums and velvety red fruits. The palate is broad with well integrated oak and fine tannins bringing all the components into balance. 

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 Vitis Vinifera 2018 IWSC 2018

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TECHNICAL NOTES:
Variety: 100% Merlot
Alc: 13.9%
Sugar: 3.3 g/l
TA: 6.1 g/l
pH: 3.48

THIS WINE IS AN ALL-ROUNDER:
With medium tannins and not too much acidity you’ll find that this Merlot tends to pair well with many foods. We suggest serving it with dishes like slow cooked lamb ragout, a hard cheese like Pecorino, or try it with oven roasted lamb chops with mint gremolata.

AWARDS:
2013 Vintage: IWSC 2016 Silver 

2013 Vintage: Platter's Wine Guide 2017 ****
2012 Vintage: IWSC 2015 Silver
2011 Vintage: Veritas 2015 Gold