Foundstone Merlot has a deep youthful colour, with expressive aromas of plums, blackberries and violet. The palate has a velvety texture with generous flavours of sour cherries, plums and fragrant herbs with a hint of vanillin oak.
Berton Vineyard Foundstone Merlot 750mlProduct Points : 49Points
Fermented in stainless steel vertical fermenters for 4-6 days at temperatures between 27?C and 29?C on French untoasted & toasted oak chips. Wine was then pressed at 1 baume via screw press into stainless steel storage tanks and left to ferment until dry, then racked into stainless steel storage vessel swith French oak chips and cultured malolactic bacteria. Once secondary fermentation was complete the wine was clarified via centrifuge into stainless steel storage.
South Eastern Australia