Made only from Merlot grapes, Boschendal 1685 Merlot is a delectable South African red wine. Ripe with the taste of mulberries laced with vanilla. On the palate, it has hints of rich red cherry plum and pronounced ripe mulberry flavours. It is rich, deep and elegant.
Since 1685, agriculture and a simple farm lifestyle have been at the heart of Boschendal. Its one of the oldest farms in South Africa, and has grown with the passing centuries into a cherished source of wholesome produce, great wines and happy memories. Boschendal is a Cape winelands icon and a cherished wine and food destination. Their vineyards and fruit trees have been joined by vegetable gardens and a growing herd of free range, 100% pasture fed Angus cattle reflecting their commitment to serving wholesome farm-to-table food.