The Merlot grapes that make this Rose were harvest in the cool of night before being crushed and left on their skins for a short time before fermentation started. A light bright strawberry pink. This Cool Climate Merlot Rosé has dried fruit and strawberry jam aromas ending in a hint of geranium and liquorice. Its a well structured dry Rosé with elegent dusty tannins. Its balanced structure is built with plum flavours giving it good dry length in the mouth. CELLARING: Cellaring to around 2013 will ensure a smooth maturationof flavours.
by Stockmans Ridge Wines