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Kweekskool Merlot 2017, The Stellenbosch Reserve

£19.35 per bottle

About this wine

The Stellenbosch Reserve Kweekskool 2017 Merlot shows lush red berries with notes of spearmint and vanilla on the nose. The palate is intense and powerful, with well-integrated creamy oak. Juicy black berry and cassis flavours are balanced by fresh acidity and plush tannins. Well structured, this wine has potential to age beautifully over the next five years.

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 2017 Kweekskool Merlot.

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

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