Esk Valley Gimblett Gravels Merlot/Cabernet Sauvignon/Malbec (2019)

Offering great value, the 2019 vintage (4*) is a blend of Merlot (47 per cent), Cabernet Sauvignon (38 per cent) and Malbec (15 per cent), , grown in the Gimblett Gravels, Hawke's Bay, and matured for a year in French oak (10% new.) Full-coloured, it is fresh, mouthfilling and smooth-flowing, with ripe berry, plum and spice flavours, youthful drive, and loads of drink-young appeal.


Type: Red Wines
Variety: Merlot
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★✰ – 4.5 Stars
Price: $20 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: V+

Reviewed October 2021

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