The 20 year old vines that are producing intense flavoured berries, were hand harvested and destemmed with whole berries being placed directly into open fermenters. The wines were pressed after some time on skins then placed into French Barriques for extended maturation prior to being bottled un filtered.
A Merlot showing a palate of dark cherries and plums with a floral perfume and a fine tannin finish.
Yes- French Barriques.
2 nd – 3 rd use.