Babich Gimblett Gravels Merlot Cabernet
- Brand: Babich Family Wine Estates
- Product Code: 15BAB7B
- Availability: In Stock
Specially selected from the estate-owned Irongate vineyard in the Gimblett Gravels region, soft Merlot is combined with robust Cabernet Sauvignon resulting in a full flavoured dry red with easy drinking appeal.
Proudly family owned and operated Babich Wines was founded in 1916 by Croatian immigrant Josip Babich. Today, using this near century of winemaking experience, the Babich Family produce great wines from New Zealand's finest wine regions.
Grapes: 50% Merlot and 50% Cabernet Sauvignon
Region: New Zealand / Hawkes Bay / Gimblett Gravels
Maker: Adam Hazeldine
Notes: Aromas of black and red currants. Light-medium bodied. Flavours of redcurrants and blackcurrant combined with herb and oak spice. Good balance.
Serve: At 16-18c it is an ideal partner for an antipesto platter featuring a range of salamis and smoked meats, or any meaty casserole, like lamb shanks.