Merlot is a versatile variety, producing wines that range from delicate and light bodied to big and full. It is one of the most important grapes in France’s Bordeaux blends, and in Australia it is made both as a single varietal wine and in blends, most commonly with Cabernet Sauvignon.
Jubey red and black fruit aromas - plum and blackberry, which are echoed on the palate. Juicy red fruits, framed by soft, dusty tannins.
Item Code: ITM22237
Luscious notes of red cherry and savoury spice on the nose, that follow onto the palate where the ripe red fruit flavours are backed by subtle chocolate characters. Bright, juicy and delicious this wine has exceptional drinkability.
Item Code: ITM4658
An inviting bouquet of black fruit, chocolate and black olives opens up onto an expressive palate. Flavours of blackberry and cassis combine with subtle chocolate nuances and smooth tannins, and leads to a persistent finish.
Item Code: ITM22119
Aromas of rich blueberry and dark chocolate with a hint of spice. The soft and supple palate has smooth fruit flavours of blackberries and ripe plums, rounded with fine grained tannins. A delicious red at a bargain price!
Item Code: ITM22117
An expressive nose of raspberry, strawberry, violets, plum with hints of tomato vine and chocolate that continue onto a smooth palate. Soft and velvety texture with fine tannins and lovely spice notes on the finish.
Item Code: ITM20302
Classic Merlot fruit with good structure behind it. Ripe berry flaovurs with subtle vanilla oak supported by soft, velvety tannins. Jammed packed full of flavour this is one delicious Merlot.
Item Code: ITM7001
This is an intense blend with rich aromas of ripe dark fruits and vanillin spice. The palate is layered with blackberry, cassis and dark plum, while silky tannins add structure and lead to a long and powerful finish.
Item Code: ITM6797
Dark cherry red in colour. This aromatic Merlot opens with notes of morello cherry and blue fruits, followed by violets and dark chocolate aromas. The palate is bursting with dark cherry and plum flavours, sweeping along into savoury notes from the French oak. Lovely natural acidity combines well with the tannins and fruit to keep the wine enticing and structural. This wine is blended to be enjoyed now and for five years.
Item Code: ITM22916
Merlot doesn’t have to be a light wine; this full bodied organically grown Merlot is packed with flavour. Deep red colour matched with an intense aroma of plum, berry, coffee and chocolate gives your senses a hit. The soft
and smooth palate pleasantly surprises and then delivers a long, lingering finish.
Item Code: ITM7588
The wine is deep ruby colour. Its abundant aromas and flavours suggest wild blackberries, purple plums, cassis, and chocolate mocha, with underlying hints of vanilla pod, spice and roasted nuts. The palate is rich but muscular with a backbone of ripe tannins that provide a savoury aftertaste of black olive tapenade.
Item Code: ITM6028
Lively nose of fresh red currant and cherries with round, ripe tannins. Very approachable now - supple and juicy with moderate length.
Item Code: ITM21643
This is the best Marsau produced thus far. Terrific red with ripe red and black plums with ripe tannins and wonderful depth of fruit. A beautiful wine
Item Code: ITM21645
"This sensational 2011 transcends the vintage as well as the reputation of the appellation.... This is about as good as a Lalande de Pomerol can be. " - Robert Parker
Item Code: ITM21646
Deep, dark colour and a powerful black fruit bouquet. Full-bodies and generous on the palate with a beautiful structure highlighting spicy flavours. An exemplary wine concerning complexity and balance. Can age for up to 15 years.
Item Code: ITM21649