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Wakefield Merlot 2013 Wine Review

Wakefield Merlot 2013

Wakefield Merlot 2013

Clare Valley, South Australia, Australia

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2014-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Wakefield Winery

Agent: Vin Vino Wine Merchants Inc.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Juicy and fleshy with purple and black plum aromas on this vibrant Australian red wine, with lots of mouth-watering acidity for food. Although the Merlot grape is grown in many regions around the world, the signature here in the glass is definitely Australian. Smooth and full-bodied. Terrific price! Attractive smoke and dark fruit on the finish. Perfect for pizza!

Merlot food pairings: grilled steak, pan-roasted beef filet and rösti potatoes, cheeseburgers, bitter-sweet chocolate, turkey.

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This Wakefield Merlot 2013 was reviewed on June 2, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Deep ruby red with aromas of cassis and red plums. Delicious Damson plum and vanilla on the palate with baking spices and touch of cinnamon. Velvety mouthfeel and long plum finish.
This Australian Merlot is supple with black plum aromas and some toasty oak. Pair with grilled pork chops. - Community Wine Reviews

2 Members would buy this wine again

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