Laborie Merlot 2002

Laborie Merlot 2002

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


variety : Merlot [ 100% Merlot ]
winery : Laborie Wines
winemaker : 
wine of origin : 
analysis : alc : 14.5 % vol  rs : 3.39 g/l  pH : 3.63  ta : 5.58 g/l  
type : Red   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.

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

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

OTHER VINTAGES - not for sale

Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot
Merlot