Amatra ‘The Oreads’ Merlot / Cabernet Franc 2019, Catherine Marshall Wines

£13.95 per bottle

About this wine

The Catherine Marshall 2019 Amatra ‘Oreads’ Merlot / Cabernet Franc is harmoniously balanced with opulently textured mid- core palate weight. The old single trellised Merlot vines from the Polkadraai area in Stellenbosch exudes bright, fresh black plums.  The generous purple fruit flavours are supported by a vibrant thread of lead pencil shavings from the cool climate Cabernet Franc from the Elgin Valley.

Ageing potential: In its youth, generous; mouth-filling; plummy fruit is well balanced with a seam of lead pencil shaving tannins from the Cabernet Franc fraction and over time will evolve to stewed prunes, blonde tobacco, and hazelnuts with integrated, mellowed tannins on the finish. Wine should mature for 8 to 10 years under optimal cellar conditions.

Watch Catherine Marshall video on her ‘The Oreads’ Merlot

Alcohol: 13% ABV

 

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Producer Catherine Marshall Wines
Category South Africa
Region Elgin
Colour Red
Grape Merlot
Bottle Size 75cl
Vegetarian Yes
Vegan Yes

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