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Porcupine Ridge Merlot 2014 Coastal Region

South Africa
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    The label had to be drawn as the photographer couldn't get a picture of the porcupines who live on the estate. We've tracked the wine down though so no need to take pictures. No porcupines were harmed in the making of this wine.

    Karl - Derby
  • Grape
  • Flavours

    Plum, Cherry, oak

  • Origin

    This wine is made by Boekenhoutskloof, a modern winery in the Franschoek Valley, which planted its first vines in 1993. The area has a cool climate and an abundance of water, making it ideal for growing a wide range of grape varieties.

  • Taste

    Generous flavours of red berry fruit and ripe plums and a soft and supple texture on the palate. The tannins are smooth and complemented by touches of oak.

  • Enjoy

    A great wine to drink with simple red meat dishes such as homemade burgers, beef sausages or pork chops.

  • Great with

    Beef Lamb Cured Meats
  • Body

    Light A B C D E Full
     
  • Colour
    Red Wine
  • Style
    Smooth Reds
  • Closure
    Screwcap
  • ABV
    14.5
  • Units
    10.9
  • Country
    South Africa

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