Org de Rac Reserve Merlot 2014
Swartland, South Africa
750ml, Alc. 14.5%
Ageing: 12 months, 15% of Merlot aged for 24 months
A feast of concentrated berry fruit flavours combines with undertones of cigar box, leather and rich vanilla.
This wine needs time while all components harmonise into a softer more elegantly balanced wine.
Food pairing: Rack of lamb, rare sirloin, chocolate desserts.
Tim Aktins 90 Points
Gold Michelangelo Award
Winemag Merlot Form 89 Points
3.5 Stars John Platter