Hugh Hamilton 2008 The Ratbag Merlot (McLaren Vale) Review

Merlot from McLaren Vale Australia

Review Score: 87
Winery: Hugh Hamilton
Grape: Merlot
Designation: The Ratbag
Vintage: 2008
Province: South Australia
Region: McLaren Vale



Our Review

This is a big, bold Merlot, bursting with dark cherry fruit and notes of vanilla and coffee. The palate is a bit lactic, but offers good concentration and fine tannins. It's a terrific choice for a wide range of foods.