Meerlust Red is the baby brother to the more expensive and world-renowned Rubicon. This bargain Claret has a lot of class at a very attractive price.
The beautiful manor house where Meerlust is based has been home to owner Hannes Myburgh’s family since 1756. In the 1960s Meerlust began planting Cabernet Sauvignon, then Merlot and Cabernet Franc in order to imitate ...Learn more
“Aromas of red fruit, pencil shavings and cigar boxes give way to a rich finish. It's a Bordeaux blend (Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot) that is hard to find at this price.”
“An excellent example of merlot.”
A review of the 2012 vintage