|Drinking Start Year||2014|
|Drinking End Year||2022|
Our Western Trail Merlot is a powerful and stately wine. The estate vineyards location in the western portion of the Osoyoos sub-appellation produce grapes that bring out the blue and black fruit flavours in wine.
Elevation: 320m - 360m
Estate: Osoyoos West
Clonal Selection: French Clone 181
Canopy: Vertical shoot positioning (VSP); cane pruned.
Soil: Stone-free, sand loam soil
Climate: Semi-arid with little rainfall; desert conditions with cool nights, sunny days.
Date: October 2012
Blackberry jam, bittersweet chocolate, graphite and clove. Polished tannins and full body.