Merlot (Red Bordeaux) - Red Wine Making Kit (Medium-Bodied - 11.5% PABV)

11.5% PABV Medium-bodied Merlot (Red Bordeaux) Red Wine Making Ingredient Pak featured next to two full Wine Lovers wine bottles.
Centered Merlot (Red Bordeaux) wine bag in-between wine making ingredient pak and a ABC Crafted series winemaking add pak.
Centered Winemaking Add Pak surrounded by other ABC Crafted Series Paks. Column on left features Bentonite Pak A, Potassium Sulphite Pak B, and Potassium Sorbate Pak C. Column on the right features Kieselsol Pak D, Chitosan Pak E, and a Wine Yeast Pak.
Wine making kit list with corresponding icons. Pak includes wine base, yeast pak, bentonite, sulphite, sorbate, chitosan, kiesol.
Regular price $65.00 USD Sale price $55.00 USD Save $10.00 USD 29 reviews
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Merlot Winemaking Kit 

PABV: 11.5%

  • Volume: 5.2 litres (1.37 US Gallon)
  • Weeks to Make: 4 Weeks 
  • Makes: 23 LT. (6.07 US Gallons)
  • Best After Date: 1 Week
  • Dimensions: 7 X 6¼ X 10¾
  • Weight: 16.11 LBS. (7.33 KG)

Equipment Starter Pak is Not Included. *

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Merlot (mer-LOW)

Merlot red wines are soft and silky and are an easy wine to drink. Merlot wines come from the region of Bordeaux France. This red wine is full-bodied with a fruit-forward flavor. 

Taste: A soft, silky texture with flavors of strawberry, raspberry and plum, accompanied by some vegetal notes in cooler climates, which change to blackberry and black cherry, with additional chocolate and fruitcake flavors in hotter climates.

: Low to medium

Low to medium

Age: Most should be drunk young as only the finest wines need time to develop.

Wines Made From This Grape:

- Bordeaux

- Saint

- Émilion

- Pomerol

- Médoc

- Entre

- Deux-Mers 

Ingredients: Grape juice concentrate (preserved with sulphur dioxide), liquid invert sugar, tartaric acid, malic acid, citric acid, tanin, ascorbic acid. Additives (included in Wine Kit) Packet A: Bentonite, Packet B: Potassium Metabisulphite, Packet C: Potassium Sorbate, Packet D: Clearing Agent (kieselsol/chitosane), Packet of Yeast. 

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Joseph P.
United States
I recommend this product
Lack of customer follow up

On July 5....I answered a feedback request frm one of the Wine Lovers Co. owner's. Never got a response to my questions & comments. Why?

James m.
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I recommend this product
It’s fermenting

Timely delivery. No leaks! Here we go

Michael R.
United States United States
I recommend this product
very good product

love these kits to give me something to do until my grapes are ready to harvest. Currently have this racked with medium oak spirals- can't wait to see this one done.

Greg R.
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I recommend this product
This is a good kit

I have made several of these Merlot kits from Wine Lovers. The kits and company are great

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Joshua H.
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I recommend this product
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5 day shipping time! From Canada, amazing!!!