56Hundred Merlot | Nederburg

Nederburg 56Hundred

This range of refreshing, fruity and smooth-drinking wines takes its name from the price of fifty-six hundred guilders that Philippus Wolvaart paid in 1791 for the farm he was to name Nederburg. A visionary who recognised the winegrowing potential of the land, he had the tenacity to tame the property and establish a farm that continues to flourish today.

56Hundred Merlot

Often used in blends to soften the wine, this accessible fruit-forward wine has subtle spicy notes and a silky texture. Enjoy with red meat, game, pizza and pasta dishes.

Colour Dark ruby red.
Bouquet Aromas of soft, rich fruit such as plums and blue berries, with subtle vanilla and black pepper notes.
Palate A medium-bodied wine with attractive up-front fruit flavours and a soft, silky texture.

  • Vintage

    2019

  • Region

    Western Cape

  • Variety/ies

    Merlot (100%)

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56Hundred Merlot | Nederburg

Nederburg 56Hundred Range

This range of refreshing, fruity and smooth-drinking wines takes its name from the price of fifty-six hundred guilders that Philippus Wolvaart paid in 1791 for the farm he was to name Nederburg. A visionary who recognised the winegrowing potential of the land, he had the tenacity to tame the property and establish a farm that continues to flourish today.

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