Yarra merlot

Giant Steps Merlot 2016, Yarra Valley, AUD $35

Pure and focused red berry aromatics. The palate is clean and elegant with rounded edges and balance. Fine tannins. I love the discreet use of oak and the composure of the fruit. (Screwcap)

Score: 93 ★★★★ – view Toni’s original tasting

Alcohol: 14%

Ageing: now to 2024

Food: Roast lamb with garlic

Stockists: Giant Steps Wines; Prince Wine Store – Vic & NSW (AU); Red & White Cellar (NZ distributor)

 

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