Laborie Merlot 2000

Laborie Merlot 2000

A full-bodied wine, with typical Merlot berry and pepper aromas that complement the wood ageing. A plummy finish on the palate.


variety : Merlot [ Merlot ]
winery : Laborie Wines
winemaker : Gideon Theron
wine of origin : Paarl
analysis : alc : 14.05 % vol  rs : 2.75 g/l  pH : 3.50  ta : 5.80 g/l  
 wooded

ageing : Maturation potential of ten years.

in the vineyard : Climate: Wet winters and warm summers, tempered by cool ocean breezes from over the mountain.
Soil: Weathered granite and clovelly from Paarl Mountain, as well as alluvial soil.

about the harvest: Grapes were harvested at 23° Balling.

in the cellar : The juice was fermented dry. The wine was matured in 300 – litre French oak barrels for twelve months.

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