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Torpedo Rocks Reserve Merlot 2019

Torpedo Rocks Reserve Merlot 2019

100% Merlot


Yield: 4 tonne

Soils  Sandy loam and non wettable sandy loam


Wine Making: Low yielding fruit that as been hand -picked, basket pressed with secondary ferment in 100% Grande reserve French Oak barriques for 18 months.  The oak component is 35% new with 1 and 2 year oak barriques used.


Tasting Comments -  2019’s growing season was perfect for Merlot with gentle temperatures allowing later picking. The result is a highly perfumed nose full of juicy ripe plums, dark cherries, blackberry fruits, hints of violets with subtle undertones of burnt fig and caramel from the oak. With less time in oak (18 months v 24 months of the 2018 vintage) the palate sees a continuation of the above fruits with soft velvety, plush tannins that completely fill the mouth. This wine is like a snuggly blanket or a hug from your favourite person, it fills every part of you with warmth and softness.


    Minimum order quantitiy is six bottles (either all the same wine, or a selection to make a mixed box). A 15% discount is offered on purchases of 12 bottles or more.


    We fulfill orders throughout Australia via our standard shipping with Australia Post. For international orders, please contact us prior to ordering via our contact page. 


    Under the requirements of the Liquor Control Act (1988) you must be over 18 years of age to purchase wine from this website. Signature on delivery is required.

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