Collaboration Creasia Merlot Cabernet Franc 2013

Collaboration Creasia Merlot Cabernet Franc 2013

$41.00 $38.95 NZDPer Bottle

Save $2.05

Aroma: Elegant, fragrant lifted florals, dark black fruits with a hint of vanilla and spice.

Palate: Smooth, rich and full, black fruits and inky notes with linear acidity. Rich and powerful, yet elegantly so.

  • 2013
  • Hawkes Bay
  • Collaboration Wines
Case sizes are sold in multiples of 6 x bottles
Categories: ,


A blend of Merlot and Cabernet Franc


Merlot and Cabernet Franc are two varieties, which complement each other. Working with ideal sites ensures the depth and richness of Merlot has been harnessed, whilst the Cabernet Franc, has provided interest, brightness and structure to the wine. The Merlot grapes for this wine were sourced from heavier soil sites. A small parcel of Cabernet Franc from a hillside vineyard was blended to add interest and form Shoot thinning, leaf removal and fruit thinning throughout the season, followed by hand picking ensured only the finest quality grapes.


A combination of old and new world winemaking techniques has allowed dark fruits to dominate and produce a soft supple wine with core acidity, structure and tannin. Aging for 22 months in new and older French oak barrels has added additional depth whilst ensuring key varietal characters remain true. Unfined and unfiltered, natural sedimentation may occur

Colour: Deep carmine with a cerise hue

Chemistry: pH 3.54, TA 6.5g/l, Alc 13.5 %v/v

Cellaring: age now through till 2025+

Production: 85 cases


Roasted lamb and vegetables on a bed of fresh Arugula with goat’s cheese and quality Hawkes Bay olive oil.


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Collaboration Creasia Merlot Cabernet Franc 2013”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Post comment


Local wine orders are ship within 24 hours of receiving your order. Regular transit time is 3 to 5 working days to metropolitan addresses, and 5-10 days for rural deliveries.

For more information and local shipping rates on New Zealand nationwide wine delivery please proceed to Delivery in New Zealand.

For information on overseas shipping please proceed to Worldwide Wine Delivery.

Please Note: To purchase wine from you and the recipient of the wine MUST be 18 years or older. Please view our Terms and Conditions.