Merlot


DESCRIPTION

Appearance
It has an intense red colour with violet highlights; clean and brilliant.

Aroma
Fruity, mineral, denotes the typical characteristic of merlot grapes. Red currants and mazzard berries aromas with soft traces of spices; smoke, chocolate and tobacco secondary aroma resulting from its contact with oak.

Palate
The palate detects a good entrance, with persistent round tannins and has a good end.

Suggested Food Pairing
It is a good company for hard and semi-hard cheese plates, pategras cheese, mozzarella together with dried fruits, nuts, almonds, rape raisins and chestnuts.

Storage
3 years.

TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION

Grape variety: 100 % Merlot.
Harvest: 2014
Region: Caucete, Valle de Tulum,
San Juan de la Frontera, 650 metres
above sea level.
Production: 70 hl./ha. Only free-run wine.
Harvest: Manual in boxes,
de 10 Kg. each.
Alcoholic Fermentation: 100 % in stainless steel vats with strict control
of temperature ranging from 12°to 14ºC.
Malic Fermentation: 100 %
Ageing: 6 months of stave in American Oak
Maturing in Bottles: 6 months in wine cellar.
Alcohol: 13,5 % v/v.
Temperature: 16º / 18º