Howard Park Margaret River Merlot 2014
The Margaret River has all the elements that allow Bordeaux blend fruits to thrive. Often overlooked as a merely a blend component, in good vintages Merlot can produce powerful fruits and bright flavours. In 2014 this Howard Park Margaret River Merlot delivered on this fact in spades and easy drinking, smooth finishing red will have you sipping with satisfaction as the conversation flows.
Intense plum and blackberry create a fruit forward nose in the Howard Park Margaret River Merlot, supported by black liquorice, savoury herbs and spices. The palate is a harmony of plush fruit, dark chocolate and cedar. Elegant, soft tannins mean that this wine offers plenty while young and can take it up to tomato rich flavours like chilli con carne.
How to enjoy
More Information Food Pairing Fillet Mignon Serving Temp 15 - 18 degrees Standard Drinks 8.6 Alcohol Volume % 14.5 Variety Merlot Region Margaret River Vintage 2014 Country Australia Closure Screw Cap Size 750ml Brand Howard Park
- This Margaret River Merlot has bright flavour and a smooth finish
- This plush fruity and dark chocolate Shiraz is satisfying to drink
- Howard Park Merlot, great with tomato flavours like chilli con carne