Morgenhof Merlot 201475cl
Morgenhof Merlot 2014
Description of Morgenhof Merlot 2014
Morgenhof Merlot 2014 (Merlot)
- View: dark ruby color with bright flashes of violet.
- Nose: invites a nose full of black cherries, blackberries and mixed spices.
- Mouth: these tantalizing flavors follow up a flexible palate with flavors of black chocolate with a soft, lingering finish.
APPELLATION: W.O. Simonsberg - Stellenbosh.
VINEYARD: Winery Morgenhof.
AGEING: malolactic fermentation conducted in stainless steel tanks. 18 months in French oak barrels - 20% new oak.
PREPARATION: crushing, destemmed and the must is pumped to fermentation tanks puppet. 3 days of cold maceration was performed. Then yeast is added to begin fermentation could. The fermentation temperature was maintained between 18-30 ° C. Pumping aerated 4 times a day moving once the volume of each pumping tank. Maceration 15-25 days. Bucher pneumatic press. The first wine press was with the free-run and the next wine press stood aside and treated separately.
WINE PAIRING: Meat on grill, pork and lamb.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 15-18 ° C
Reviews of Morgenhof Merlot 2014
Good colour. This Morgenhof Merlot had good scents of red fruits. Very clear taste of raspberries.