$48.00

VINEYARD AND WINEMAKING NOTES

This premium wine was hand harvested from our finest hillside Merlot vineyards – the Kanuka and Peacock Blocks located in the stunning Esk Valley. These vineyards are carefully managed for a low yield to ensure optimum varietal expression and quality. Hand crafted and matured in selected French Oak barriques for 18-month, this wine displays a marriage of structure and finesse.

TASTING NOTES

Eye:    Dark plum

Nose: Cherries, plums, dusty, earthy and fine oak.

Taste: Blackcurrant, plum, spice flavours with balanced tannins and a lingering finish.

FOOD MATCH, CELLARING AND SERVICE

Match with wild game meats such as venison and wild pork

Drink or cellar with care up to 10 years.

Serve at room temperature 18 ͦC

Region                 Esk Valley, Hawke’s Bay

Alcohol                13.8%