The Meerlust Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 has an intense, vivid purple colour with slight gradation at the rim. On the nose the wine shows pronounced plum and classic cedar wood-cigar box notes with lifted dark fruit aromas. There is the characteristic hallmark aromas of fennel and liquorice associated with Meerlust Cabernet. On the palate the wine is full bodied but with richness of fruit and supple tannic structure typical of 2016.
Roast meat and game. Ideally served at 18ºC - 20ºC.
VARIETY: Cabernet Sauvignon [ 100% Cabernet Sauvignon ]
WINERY: Meerlust Estate
WINEMAKER: Chris Williams
WINE OF ORIGIN: Stellenbosch
ANALYSIS : alc : 14.3 % vol rs : 3.0 g/l pH : 3.57 ta : 6.00 g/l va : 0.6 g/l
Type: Red style : Dry body : Full taste : Fragrant wooded
Pack: Bottle size : 750ml closure : Cork