Kleine Zalze Merlot, Coastal Region

Kleine Zalze Merlot, Coastal Region

Merlot is fast growing in popularity in terms of vineyard plantings in South Africa; this example uses fruit from vineyards close to the winery. Part of the blend is matured in French oak barrels for six months, the balance held in stainless steel vats. A wine with ripe blackcurrant fruit and typical soft, juicy tannins.

  • Type: Red
  • Country: South Africa
  • Region: Stellenbosch
  • Vintage: 2014/2015
  • Producer: Kleine Zalze
  • Primary grape: Merlot
  • Screwcap: Screwcap
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £7.00
  • Code: 11769
  • Expression: Cherries