Distinct & direct
merlot 2017
classic wine
merlot 2017
merlot 2017

Wine description

Colour: intense ruby
Aroma: intense aromas of red berries 
Flavour: full, fruity with a soft tannin spine  
Recommended with: grilled meat, game 
Serving temperature: 16–18°C 

Type of production

Vineyard: Breg 
Soil: Opoka (marl and sandstone)
Canopy training: simple guyot, 4,000 vines per hectare
Yield: up to 6,000 kg/ha
Vinification: Merlot grapes are hand picked, de stemmed in the cellar and left to macerate for 8 days - first two days at 10°C to obtain or preserve maximum level of fruitiness that is typical for Merlot. The wine is pressed and racked into stainless steel tanks for the final stage of fermentation, followed by biological deacidification that gives the wine softness and elegance. Wine is bottled in the summer of the year after harvest.

Wine parameters

Vintage: 2017
Alcohol level: 13 %
Total acids: 5,14 g/l