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Platter's Wine Guide 2021: 4 stars

Merlot 2017, Steenberg

£18.50 per bottle

About this wine

Steenberg Merlot 2017 is an excellent expression of the cultivar: elegant with soft red fruit and characteristic notes of vanilla, cedar and clove with a lively edge. The nose offers red cherry and redcurrant, while the palate reveals sour cherry, coffee and spicy clove. The velvety texture is enhanced by refreshing acidity, while well-integrated tannins add structure.

Food pairing: This fuller-bodied wine will stand up to rich dishes with strong Mediterranean flavours, such as braised and roast meats, tomato-based stews, mature cheeses and briny olives.

Ageing potential: Will bottle age well for five to seven years after bottling.

Alcohol: 14% ABV

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Producer Steenberg
Category South Africa
Region Constantia
Colour Red
Grape Merlot
Bottle Size 75cl

Delivery

Available for delivery within 10 working days.

Delivery within mainland UK is free for orders over £75.00.

 

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