A rather over extracted, over ripe more dead fruit than anything else Merlot with noticeable very high alcohol, quite unbalanced, advanced brown rim development.
Alcohol: very high| 14.5 %abv
Origin: Western Cape blends
Notes: jammy plums| red fruit compote | raisin | spicy | charry
Ideal drinking occasions: winter time
Serve with: braai
Drink: now until 2015+