Kweekskool Merlot 2018, The Stellenbosch Reserve

£19.35 per bottle

About this wine

The Stellenbosch Reserve Kweekskool 2018 Merlot shows a fresh combination of pomegranate, plums, cherries and an herbal note of fennel. The fresh fruity flavours are accentuated by bright acidity on the palate and supported by fine tannins. Flavours of caramel and mocha are balanced by savoury notes of cured meat that bring complexity to the wine. A note of pomegranate leaves a fresh finish.

The wines of the Stellenbosch Reserve pay homage to iconic buildings of Stellenbosch town. These landmarks represent the legacy of the town, in the same way that the wines represent classic varietal expressions of the Stellenbosch terroir. Through a combination of wine, architecture and heritage we can tell a story that is uniquely Stellenbosch.

The Building: The School of Theology (Kweekskool)
The Kweekskool is the home to the Theology faculty of Stellenbosch University. It marked the beginning of higher education in Stellenbosch when it was established as the Theology Seminary in 1859. Originally built in 1687 and remodelled over the years to its present form, the evolution and endurance of this distinctive building is captured in the 2018 Kweekskool Merlot.

 

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Producer The Stellenbosch Reserve
Category South Africa
Region Stellenbosch
Colour Red
Grape Merlot
Bottle Size 75cl
Vegetarian Yes
Vegan Yes

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