Red Wines: Merlot Cabernet and Blends

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Villa Maria Cellar Selection Organic Merlot Hawke's Bay 2016
Villa Maria Cellar Selection Organic Merlot Hawke's Bay 2016

A stunning rendition, it’s stylishly composed with red/black fruit, vanilla pod, violet and cedar notes, superbly supported by fine texture and supple tannins.

Bayleys Real Estate Champion Merlot, Cabernet and Blends
Trophy / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2016

Coopers Creek 'Gimblett Gravels' Merlot Hawke's Bay 2016
Coopers Creek 'Gimblett Gravels' Merlot Hawke's Bay 2016

It’s loaded with dark plum, blueberry, hazelnut and spice characters, finishing succulent, smooth and delicious.

Gold medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2016

Poderi Crisci Viburno Waiheke Island 2013
Poderi Crisci Viburno Waiheke Island 2013

A lovely medley of blackcurrant, dried herb, cured meat and warm spice notes with a weighty, textured palate.

Gold medal / Merlot Blend / Auckland / 2013

Squawking Magpie Gimblett Gravels SQM Cabernets Merlot Hawke's Bay 2013
Squawking Magpie Gimblett Gravels SQM Cabernets Merlot Hawke's Bay 2013

Gracefully maturing, it's layered with dark fruit, toasted nut and spice notes, and a firm, sturdy finish.

Gold medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2013

Villa Maria Cellar Selection Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon Hawke's Bay 2015
Villa Maria Cellar Selection Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon Hawke's Bay 2015

The wine offers core of sweet fruit richness and silky mouthfeel, wonderfully enhanced by seductive clove, cedar and sage notes.

Gold medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2015

Villa Maria Reserve Gimblett Gravels Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Hawke's Bay 2015
Villa Maria Reserve Gimblett Gravels Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Hawke's Bay 2015

It’s youthful and pristine showing mixed berry compote, floral and violet characters, elegantly framed by fleshy mouthfeel.

Gold medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2015

Villa Maria Reserve Gimblett Gravels Merlot Hawke's Bay 2015
Villa Maria Reserve Gimblett Gravels Merlot Hawke's Bay 2015

The wine offers power and opulence, displaying blackcurrant, cocoa and cigar box characters with an expansive, velvety mouthfeel.

Gold medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2015

Babich The Patriarch 2014

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2014

Babich Winemakers' Reserve Merlot 2014

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2014

Beach House Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Franc Malbec 2015

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2015

Church Road McDonald Series Hawke's Bay Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2014

Church Road McDonald Series Merlot 2015

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2015

Coopers Creek Reserve Gimblett Gravels Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
Coopers Creek Reserve Gimblett Gravels Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

It’s loaded with dark plum, blueberry, hazelnut and spice characters, finishing succulent, smooth and delicious.

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2016

Craggy Range Merlot Gimblett Gravels Vineyard 2015

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2015

Esk Valley Winemakers Reserve Gimblett Gravels Hawkes Bay Merlot Malbec Cabernet Franc 2014

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2014

Gunn Estate Reserve Hawke's Bay Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2016

Mission Jewelstone Merlot 2013

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2013

Mission Reserve Cabernet Merlot 2015

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2015

Mudbrick Shepherds Point Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Petit Verdot 2016

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Auckland / 2016

Pask Gimblett Gravels Cabernet Merlot Malbec 2014

Silver medal / Merlot Blend / Hawkes Bay / 2014