James Estate Single Vineyard Estate Merlot 2017

Wine Style:             Medium bodied red wine

Grape Variety:     Merlot

Growing Region:  Upper Hunter Valley

Alcohol:               13.5 % v/ v

Appearance:        Crimson red

Nose:                   Intense aromas of lavender and vanilla

Palate:                 Well rounded black fruits and plum.

Fine tannins draw the wine to a persistent finish.

Cellaring:             6 years

Serve:                  15-18 ° C

Food Matches:     Pork dishes and Asian cuisine

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Seller Kevin Johnson
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James Estate wines are built on a foundation of quality, experience and a sense of “place” that encapsulates the lifestyle and creative spirit of the Hunter Valley.
At James Estate, it really is all about the wine.
Our grapes are Single Vineyard, 100% estate grown. This means every part of the process is in the hands of our highly experienced and innovative winemakers.
James Estate spreads across multiple sites in the Hunter Valley – our Cellar Door and Bistro on Hermitage Road in beautiful Pokolbin and 200 acre Vineyard in Baerami, with plantings dating back to 1968.
We also have the James Estate Guest House on our Pokolbin property, making the James Estate experience unforgettable and rewarding.
At James Estate we know history and experience are important, but innovation is critical. Watch this space as we build on our foundation of experience and create sophisticated, contemporary, clever and elegant wines.

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