2016 Mountain Dragon Merlot Blend
AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND'S NUMBER 1 MERLOT*
“a wonderful wine, complete and very long-lasting -super juicy in the mouth with marvelous brightness, clarity and utterly delicious flavours” *
97 points-Huon Hooke*
96 points-James Halliday
Merlot 93%, Cabernet Sauvignon 5% and Shiraz 2%
- Vine to Wine
- Tasting Notes
The fruit is from a range of blocks at Koomooloo. The grapes were handpicked early in the morning, chilled, destemmed and fermented in small open pots (1-2T). Fermentation with native yeasts was allowed to occur.
Barrels: 100% new, all French barriques from a range of coopers.