2015 Cabernet Merlot

2015 Cabernet Merlot

Vineyard Estate Range
Bold aromas of black currants, cedar and violets are accompanied by hints of vanilla pod and toasty French oak. The palate enters smooth and rich, with red fruit flavours and wet slate minerality driving a finish rife with bright textures and persistence.
Knee Deep Vineyard Estate Range of wines show consistency, reliability and outstanding value for single vineyard Margaret River wines.
Printable PDF tasting notes
Country of Origin Australia
Region Margaret River, Western Australia
Sub Region Wilyabrup
Vineyard Knee Deep Vineyard
Grape Variety % Cabernet Sauvignon 75%, Merlot 25%
Winemaker Bruce Dukes & Remi Guise
Alcohol 13.5%
pH 3.65
TA 5.77 g/L
Release Date //
Suggested Food Accompaniment...
Enjoy with barbecue meats in summer or with winter roasts and braised beef cheek and lamb.
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2015 Cabernet Merlot

Harvest Date 31/03/2015
Baume at Harvest 13.1 Be (Cab) & 12.8 Be (Merlot)
Winemakers comments Machine harvested. Berries are crushed (just-split) and sent to tank for ferment. Just split berries allow for quicker breakdown of grape skins and better tannin extraction. Fermented on skin for 12-18 days at 25°C (warm) and pumped over three times a day, then pressed to barrel. Secondary malolactic 100%, occurs on barrel or tank.
Maturation Aged in barrel and tank on almost no lees for 10 months. No Battonage. French (Centre of France, Troncais, Jupille and Allier forests), 40 - 50% new.
Bottling Date 03/03/2016
Packaging 750 mL, packed 12/carton, 64 ctns/pallet
Allergens Contains Sulphites (220), Produced with egg products.
Standard Drink 8.0 SD
Closure Stelvin +
Bottle G-3-AG104-RO1 NNPB AGCl
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