2022 Herringbone Merlot Malbec, Hawkes Bay
This wine was organically grown and hand harvested so only the highest quality fruit was selected. After fermentation the wine was aged in French oak for 12 months. A blend of 60% Merlot and 40% Malbec. The grapes were all organically grown and hand harvested. This wine is drinking remarkably well already but will also cellar well for 5-10 years.
In Appearance: Deep ruby red in colour, with purple hues.
On the Nose: aromas of dark berry fruit, cedar and vanilla
On the Palate: A rich and full bodied wine with up front fruitiness backed up with lingering fine tannins providing structure and mouthfeel.