2017 YARRAWOOD TALL TALES CABERNET MERLOT

$26.00$312.00

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DESCRIPTION


The 2017 Cabernet Merlot was produced from select parcels of premium fruit grown on blocks 1a & 3a of our Estate. The wine is dark ruby red in colour. Aromatics of ripe plums are accompanied by a perfume of violets and notes of tobacco leaf and dried oregano. The palate is soft and generous, featuring a platter of briar and dark stone fruits and finishing with notes of mocha and toasted oak. Elegant tannins provide length and a supple structure.

Alcohol: 13.5%
pH: 3.58
Titratable Acid: 5.5 g/L
Glucose/Fructose: 0.30 g/L

Estate Grown: Premium fruit grown on Block 1a & 3a, Yarrawood Estate
Harvest Date: Merlot fruit 4th April 2017 & Cabernet Sauvignon fruit 12th April 2017

Cabernet Sauvignon Clone: SA125
Merlot Clone: D3V14
Trellis: Vertical Shoot Position (VSP)
Year of Vine Planting: 1998

Bottle Closure: Screw Cap & Natural Cork available
Case Size: 6 x 750mL Bottles
Vegan Friendly


Accolades:

2016 YARRAWOOD Tall Tales Cabernet Merlot
Gold (95/100) - Australian Wine Showcase Magazine - August 2018. Review: 'Lovely, lush wine with wonderful, brilliant blackcurrant fruit. Integrated with some nice cedary oak. Beautiful gentleness in the mouth.'

2015 YARRAWOOD Tall Tales Cabernet Merlot
Gold (94/100) - Australian Wine Showcase Magazine - December 2017

2014 YARRAWOOD Tall Tales Cabernet Merlot
Gold (93/100) - Australian Wine Showcase Magazine - August 2017

2005 YARRAWOOD Tall Tales Cabernet Merlot
83/100 - James Halliday Australian Wine Companion 2010
Bronze - National Cool Climate Wine Show 2009
3 Stars - Winestate Magazine May/June 2009

 

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