Laibach Merlot


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Laibach Merlot. This Merlot has a deep dark colour. Good nose with some bitter chocolate, meat and hints of blackberries. Medium bodied with good tannin structure to support an array of flavours. The wine has got good grip and freshness with good complexity and depth. Matured in French oak barrels for 12–14 months. This is a top drop, Wine Magazine rated this Merlot as the best in South Africa. No surprise when you know that winemaker Francois Van Zyl is passionate about this grape having worked and been a fan of Pomerol wines from Bordeaux. Hand selected grapes and natural free run juice, produces a ruby red colour, with a rich and complex aroma. Clearly defined notes of mocha, violets and seductive plumminess lead through to silky ripe tannins which are supported with spicy notes. This sensational award winning wine has a great depth of flavour and good length.

Additional information

Weight 5.9 kg
Dimensions 23.5 × 16 × 31 cm