Diemersdal Merlot

R119.00

Merlot, one of the most popular red grape varietals, orginating in the Bordeaux region of France, finds expression in blends and as a single varietal in many countries around the globe, including South Africa. Six generations of Louws have made wine on the Diemersdal Estate in Durbanville, for over three centuries with each generation crafting their art with skill and passion. The classically styled Merlot is no exception, benefitting from 12 – 16 months oak maturation in French oak barrels.

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Merlot, one of the most popular red grape varietals, orginating in the Bordeaux region of France, finds expression in blends and as a single varietal in many countries around the globe, including South Africa. Six generations of Louws have made wine on the Diemersdal Estate in Durbanville, for over three centuries with each generation crafting their art with skill and passion. The classically styled Merlot is no exception, benefitting from 12 – 16 months oak maturation in French oak barrels.

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Diemersdal Estate Wines

Diemersdal is a sixth-generation family-owned wine estate in Durbanville which falls within South Africa’s Cape Town Wine of Origin district, the country’s newest and most prominent wine appellation. Sauvignon Blanc has been the focus for the past two decades as a result of current owner and sixth generation wine maker Thys Louw’s knowledge of and belief in this white wine variety. This cultivar has proven to be the most successful among South African consumers and Thys’s aim is to prove that the country is capable of producing Sauvignon Blancs capable of competing with the best in the world.