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Merlot Report 2018: Rules and entry form

Wines must contain at least 85% Merlot and be certified as South African.

Wines entered must be current release or soon to be released (minimum stock requirement: 100 x 6 bottles). Producers may enter as many different wines as they see fit.

In the event a wine rates well, 6 bottles must be supplied for free to be served at the awards function in May.

An entry sample takes the form of two bottles plus the entry form and a fact sheet with technical analysis. Samples must be delivered to 44 Liesbeek Road, Rosebank, Cape Town between 08h30 and 15h00 on Friday, 4 May. LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Important dates to remember:

  • Entries open: 16 April
  • Entries close: 3 May
  • Delivery of wine samples: 4 May
  • Publication of results: 22 May

Entry form
An entry fee of R750 per wine applies and you will be directed to our online shop to make payment after you have completed the form below.