2012 Merlot Hidden Valley Vineyard | Hillside Winery and Bistro

Release group

Current Release

Number of cases produced

168 cases

Residual sugar

Tucked behind the winery, the bowl-shaped Hidden Valley Vineyard is a beautifully warm site that produces ripe fruit of deep flavour and rich tannin. Aromas of black raspberry, clove and licorice are echoed on the palate, finishing with a supple mouthfeel. So fun to taste and compare with our...
May 14, 2013


Hand harvested and sorted fruit was fermented from the southwest facing block in Hidden Valley after an exceptionally warm, long growing season. Controlled fermentation was followed by extended maceration, malo-lactic fermentation in oak, and a further 16 months barrel maturation in oak (33% new...
SKU: 166181

Alcohol content


Bottle size

750 ml
List price: $30.00
Price: $30.00
Weight: 1 kg

Release date

July, 2016


Aging potential

5 to 8 years


Product Type