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.

Red wine : Merlot : Hawke's Bay

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Big Bunch Merlot 2013

Aromas of dark plum, blackberry and subtle cedar lead to a juicy palate that is enticing and luscious. The fruit is bright, generous and richly textured with a long, luxurious finish.

Item Code: 29960

$19.99 per bottle
Red wine > Merlot
Rod McDonald Wines Te Awanga Estate Merlot Cabernet Franc 2013

Aromas of currant, cassis and tobacco follow onto a full, rich and soft palate that is supported by excellent balance and structure.

Item Code: 29954

$21.99 per bottle
Red wine > Merlot
Society Directors' Selection Hawke's Bay Blend 2010

Deep ruby with aromas of cigar box, spice and plum. A medium- to full-bodied blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Malbec with cassis and currant flavours on a soft palate that displays great balance and structure. Already showing the gentle softness of maturing Merlot Cabernet blends, this stunning release still has plenty left in the tank.

Item Code: ITM1717

$24.99 per bottle
Red wine > Merlot
Rod McDonald Wines Two Gates Merlot Cab Franc Cab Sauv 2013
Six Pack

This handcrafted wine is structured, complex and elegant. Deep in colour with crimson edges, with aromas of plum, cassis and spice. The palate is rich, plump and soft with excellent balance and finesse. A wine made with a velvet drinkability that will benefit from careful cellaring.

Item Code: ITM4693

$29.99 per bottle
Red wine > Merlot