Oyster Bay Merlot 2016

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Oyster Bay Merlot 2016
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Oyster Bay Hawke's Bay Merlot offers the aromas and flavours of juicy black plum, bright red currants, alluring spice and a hint of vanilla. Food Pairing: Oyster Bay Merlot is an approachable red wine and can be enjoyed year-round. While ideal as an aperitif, our New Zealand Merlot is also food-friendly, and a great match for a variety of flavours. Whether you're a meat lover or vegetarian, its flavours shine best with Italian-inspired dishes, especially rich, tomato based options. Please enjoy our suggestions below: Red meats such as pepper steak, roasts, lamb, beef or wild game. Pasta with tomato-based sauce with mushrooms, lasagne, and pizza.
Category Red Wine
Region New Zealand, Hawkes Bay
Brand Oyster Bay
Alcohol/vol 13.5%
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Wine EnthusiastThis is an easy drinking red perfect for a weeknight bowl of spaghetti bolognese or a pizza. It's medium to full bodied, with soft tannins and flavors of juicy berries, cherry cola, chocolate and some savory herbal notes. Drink now.

Christina Pickard, May 1, 2018
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Wine SpectatorCherry, plum and black licorice flavors show a note of eucalyptus. Smooth and appealing, turning to spice and tobacco details on the finish. Drink now through 2028.

MaryAnn Worobiec, May 31, 2018

All sizes are 750ml unless otherwise stated.

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