Richard Hamilton Merlot (2017)

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Country: Australia

Area: South Australia / McLaren Vale

Wine style: Red

Varietal: Merlot

Style: Dry

Alc(%): 14

Producer: Richard Hamilton Wine Group

Serving Temperature(℃): 16-18

Size: 750ml

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Price ¥2,800
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Tasting Note: Savoury dark olive and cherry aromas, with lifted notes of cloves and vanilla. On the palate, expect delightfully smooth tannins and a spectrum of flavours including cherry, plum and spice.

FOOD Matching: An excellent match with tender rare beef and with Italian influenced dishes.


Climate: McLaren Vale has 'Mediterranean' climate of winter dominate rainfall and dry summers cooled by sea breezes ideal for ripening premium grapes.

Soil: Sand and black loam over clay.

Vinification: Small static fermenters for 7-10 days before pressing. The wines are racked to oak for 17 months maturation and receive several rackings to soften the tannins and integrate oak and fruit. Prior to bottling the wines receive light fining to round the structure.

Acidity: 5.4.
pH: 3.64.
Residual sugar: <0.3.