Thomson Estate, Robinson Road Merlot
Robinson Road Merlot
1838 was the year Walter Thomson, with wife Jane, arrived in Australia and established a winemaking tradition. Faithful to his approach, our estate grown parcels are carefully tended by our vignerons to create wines of great intensity.
Named after a Merlot vineyard off Robinson Road, and a path leading to a beautiful view over the vines.
Vibrant berry fruit flavours with hints of pepper and spice are accompanied by subtle oak. Ideal with red meat, pasta or cheese.
Enjoy now or keep for up to 5 years.
Titratable Acidity 6.3
Closure Screw cap
Region South Australia
Merlot is an elegant and soft variety that provides a supple wine of finesse.
The fruit in its natural state called for minimal intervention in the winery. In order to develop the keen tannin structure, then fermented in stainless steel with the influence of French oak for complexity.
Intense ripe dark berry fruits with floral notes and a hint of cinnamon spice.
Complex black olive and juicy plums supported by fine oak for a savoury palate. Smooth and supple, it can be enjoy on its own or with pork, soft cheese and stir fry vegetables.
Vegan and Vegetarian friendly