Collectors Reserve The Lighthouse Merlot
The cherry red and white candy-striped lighthouse in Green Point with its foghorn, affectionately known as “Moaning Minnie”, is well-known for guiding ships along the misty Cape coast. These misty, cool climate conditions develop the Merlot’s unique character, displaying notes of mint and red cherry.
NOSE: Dark chocolate and rich sweet fruits including red cherries with hints of vanilla, cinnamon and sweet tobacco.
TASTE: A full-bodied wine that boasts sweet ripe fruit and velvety tannins with cedar wood that lingers on after taste.
Traditional lamb with rosemary, thyme & garlic, mushroom dishes, cured meats, Camembert, Boerenkaas, Parmesan, Roquefort.
- Gold at Michelangelo Intl Wine & Spirits 2020