A full bodied powerful yet smooth blend of Merlot (70%), Malbec (17%), Syrah (7%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (6%). Ripe blackcurrant and plum aromas are followed by harmonious rich fruit flavours and savoury, spicy undertones on the palate.
The grapes were handpicked, crushed and fermented with pumping over and hand plunging, then aged for 22 months in French and American oak barriques.
Alc 14.9%vol Contains 8.8 standard drinks. Cellar up to 10 years.
Gold Medal: Royal Easter Show Wine Awards 2018 - YeeHa !
Silver Medal: NZ International Wine Show 2015
4 *'s: Raymond Chan WIne Reviews 2017
4 *'s: Winestate Magazine 2017
Note: This wine may contain a sediment. This is a natural process of tartrates forming as crystals over time and is quite normal as the wine ages. This forms due to minimal processing in the winery to ensure a natural, quality product.
Pricing (per Bottle): RRP: $28.00 Our Price: $25.00 incl GSTThis product can be ordered on our online order form
|Pukeora Ruahine Range Chardonnay 2016|
|Pukeora Ruahine Range Chardonnay 2015|
|Pukeora Ruahine Range Pinot Gris 2015/2016|
|Pukeora Ruahine Range Pinot Noir 2014|
|Pukeora Ruahine Range Pinot Noir 2011 (sorry not available)|
|Red Blends and Syrah|
|Pukeora Ruahine Range The Benches 2013|
|Pukeora Ruahine Range The Benches 2010|
|Pukeora Ruahine Range Syrah 2015|
|Sticky - Dessert Wine|
|Pukeora Ruahine Range Noble Selection 2011|