Franschhoek Cellar The Old Museum Merlot 2019
Bright ruby red with attractive plum and black cherry aromas tinged with herbal tea, liquorice and gentle oak spice. Soft and juicy with mouth-filling summer berry flavours that finish smoothly with sour cherry succulence.
THE SOURCE: The grapes are selected from vineyards varying in age from 8 to 26 years. The vineyards are planted on very particular soil types to allow for the optimum vine growth balance. Picked by hand through February at an average ripeness of 25'B.
Best served between 16 C and 18 C for east social drinking with or without food. Great with spicy sausages, roast lamb, spaghetti bolognaise, pizza or cottage pie.
Drinking well already ,but may be cellared for up to 3 years from vintage.