Hugh Hamilton 2005 The Ratbag Merlot (McLaren Vale) Review

Merlot from McLaren Vale Australia

Review Score: 84
Winery: Hugh Hamilton
Grape: Merlot
Designation: The Ratbag
Vintage: 2005
Province: South Australia
Region: McLaren Vale



Our Review

This is a classy red, loaded with cassis and earth, and marked by hints of tobacco and smoke. It's medium-bodied and silky on the finish, and its finely textured finish suggests a few more years of cellaring.