Hettinga Estate Red Wine
Malbec is often used for the colour of the red wines.

The Cabernet Merlot is a blend of the Merlot and the Cabernet Franc grapes.

Hettinga Estate Red Wines

Tasting Notes

Hettinga Rambrandt Cabernet Merlot 2005

Rembrandt Cabernet Merlot 2005: Blackcurrants from Cabernet, blended with the spicy, dry soft Merlot. The soil type and sunny conditions of Hawke's Bay provide an excellent combination for the production of a premium wine with rich flavours. A young garnet coloured wine with a soft berry bouquet and subtle spicy undertones. Soft tannins enhance this typical wine lovers blend.

To be enjoyed with warm winter red meat dishes such as casseroles and pot roasts accompanied by new potatoes and rich winter vegetables.

Bottle Price $13.95 incl
Case Price $167.40 incl


Hettinga Melbec Merlot

Malbec Merlot 2006: A dark wine with the spicy, dry and soft taste of Malbec mixed with the berry fruit flavours of Merlot grapes. This warm soft wine, with subtle oak is made from the grapes of young vines planted in Hawke's Bay. Rich in colour with complex aromas, there is a touch of earthiness in the flavour.

Enjoy with venison and game dishes as well as red meats and vegetables.


Bottle Price $ 17.95 incl
Case Price $ 215.40 incl


Hettinga Merlot 2005

Merlot 2004 & 2005: A light fresh Merlot with berry fruit flavours and a pleasant soft finish. A young soft wine from premium Hawke's Bay fruit with a hint of spice and berry bouquet. Smooth on the palate and warming to the senses.

Ideal with lamb, chicken and fresh young vegetables. Very popular with all light red meat lunches and dinners.

SOLD OUT, available again in September


Hetting Rose 2005

Rosé 2006: A light, fresh young wine with a myriad of berry fruit flavours fermented from Merlot grapes reminiscent of summer days and lunch beside the sea.

A wonderful wine to be enjoyed with light lunches and wine and cheese.


Bottle Price $ 10.90 incl
Case Price $119.90 incl

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