Tobacco Road Merlot is a fruity and rich peppery red wine from the Victorian Alps Winery. The Tobacco Road portfolio of wines hails from the same producers of the acclaimed Gapsted, Coldstone, Snowy Creek and Dividing Range wines, all standout performers in the Australian Wine market. The Victorian Alps Winery has been described by James Halliday himself as “An outstanding winery regularly producing wines of exemplary quality and typicity and the Tobacco Road Merlot is no exception.
Lamb of any description is the perfect match with this wine, especially BBQ lamb sausages with rosemary.
Tasting Note: Deep garnet. Plum, vanilla, violets and spice. Full upfront fruit characters of blackberry and ripe plum flavours with a hint of cinnamon spice. A mouth filling wine with a soft, fine tannin palate.