Meerlust Wine Estate Estate Red 2016


Meerlust Wine Estate Estate Red 2016


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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2016
Appellation:Stellenbosch (Western Cape, South Africa)
Winery: Meerlust Wine Estate
Volume: 75cl
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.5%
Meerlust Wine Estate produces the Meerlust Wine Estate Estate Red 2016 (£94.96), a red wine from Stellenbosch harvested in 2016 and presents an alcohol content of 13.5%. According to Drinks&Co users, this red wine earns 4 out of 5 points.

Description of Meerlust Wine Estate Estate Red 2016

Meerlust Wine Estate Estate Red 2016


  • View: dark and intense purple, violet trim. Bright and lively.
  • Nose: Expressive nose, powerful cassis, plum, exotic floral aromas and hints of spices.
  • Mouth: medium bodied with intense fruit flavors of black crushed, cassis, vanilla and black chocolate, silky soft tannins and fresh acidity, linear profile focused and flavor, persistent and lasting aftertaste.

APPELLATION: Stellenbosch.

GRAPES: 67% Merlot, 33% Cabernet Franc.

AGEING: Aged in French oak barrels for 16 months seasoned Nevers.

PREPARATION: The grapes were harvested by hand and separately fermented before undergoing malolactic fermentation in new oak and seasoned before the selection, mixing and bottling.

WINE PAIRING: venison, game, roast beef and cheese nobles.


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4 /5

Intense dark purple in colour with a vibrant violet rim. Expressive on the nose with aromas of ripe blackcurrant, plum, spice and lifted floral notes. The tannins are soft and silky, the acidity fresh and the flavour profile focused and linear.
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