2015 Réserve Merlot Cabernet

2015 Réserve Merlot Cabernet
Case contains 6 bottles
List Price:
£87.00 per case
(£14.50 per bottle)
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Quite possibly one of GM’s best wines to date from a great vintage. Red and black fruit aromas. On the palate the ripe Merlot combines beautifully with a backbone of Cabernet all wrapped in ripe tannin and subtle oak. Rich yet elegant. Reminiscent of Cru Bourgeois claret at a much higher price. it's great now but will improve for many years to come.
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One of the many benefits of us being in the little known Cotes de Duras is that we can’t charge the high prices of our neighbours in Bordeaux despite the fact that we think our wines are as good if not better. 

Nowhere is that more evident than in our Reserve oaked red. With a nose of fresh red fruit and lightly spiced notes. A vintage of finesse..

Priced per case of six bottles

Technical Summary

Wine Notes

Additional Information

Bottle Size 75cl
Grapes Merlot 40% Cabernet sauvignon 15% Cabernet franc 35%
Vinification Nocturnal harvest, with selective sorting. Individual plot selection. Cold pre-fermentation maceration. Long maceration. 12 months maturation in barrels (1/4 new).
Tasting With a deep copper-red robe and a nose of fresh red fruit and lightly spiced notes. A vintage of finesse.
Cellaring From 3 to 6 years or more
Food pairing Red meats, game, cheese (eg. St Nectaire), chocolate
Wine Awards

Wine Awards

2 stars 2016 Guide Hachette
Wine Reviews

Feefo Reviews - Average 100% (7 reviews)

Date Score Customer Comment Our Response
24-Feb-2018 Product:

friendly staff; pretty quick service.
04-Feb-2018 Product:

A very nice reserve wine which is great value for money and top quality. Thanks for the review.
28-Jan-2018 Product:

Gorgeous smooth sophisticated wine with lots of layers. Thanks for the wonderful Review of this vintage.
13-Jan-2018 Product:

Good Thanks for this 5 star review.  It's a very popular wine and one of my favourites.
13-Jan-2018 Product:

Excellent wine for the price Very glad you  enjoy this vintage. thank you so much for the great review.
13-Jan-2018 Product:

My favourite red wine. Fantastic. Many thanks for this great feedback. So glad you enjoy the wine.
12-Jan-2018 Product:

Good Thank you for this  positive feedback on this vintage.
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