Merlot 2018

Dry red wine from grapes of the same name. Ruby red colour. Vinous, delicate fruit bouquet of undergrowth, fine, persistent. Harmonious, elegant flavour with good structure. Best served at 18/20°.

Vine: Merlot grapes
Production Area: Buttrio in Monte (180 m a.s.l.)
Soil Characteristics: Eocenic hills, tipically marnous soil
Growing System: spurred cordon
Yeld per Hectare: 50 hl
Grape Harvest: manual harvest and selection 
Alcohol: 14.36% vol.
Total Acidity: 5.45 gr./lt.
pH: 3.52
Malolactic Fermentation: 100%
Overall Production: 5000 bott. 0.75 each
Type: dry red
Colour: ruby red
Bouquet: intense and persistent bouquet ranging from red berry fruits to spices (tobacco, cocoa)
Taste: harmonious, elegant and fresh
Serve With: fresh cheese and fish dishes


Maceration at 28°-30°C till completion of alcoholic fermentation, soft crushing; aging in small oak barrels for 12 months