2013 Merlot Malbec | Hillside Winery and Bistro

Release group

Current Release

Number of cases produced

846 cases
Beautiful with grilled anything! Beef, chicken, pork, veggies...
Two classic Bordeaux varieties create an exciting new pairing for Hillside. Blueberry tea jumps out of the glass on the sniff then a hint of orange rind to mingle with the fresh dark fruits. On the palate, the fine-grained tannins lead to a generous and juicy finish.
April 27, 2015

Winemaking

Sourced from a warm Naramata site above the lake, the malbec was given a 7 day cold soak and fermented with 21 days extended skin contact. Aged in new and older French and American oak, then blended with Naramata Bench merlot. Final blend is 44% malbec with 11 months barrel maturation in French...
$26.00
SKU: 166207

Alcohol content

13.10%

Bottle size

750 ml
List price: $26.00
Price: $26.00
Weight: 1 kg

Release date

January, 2016

Catalog

Red

Vintage

Product Type