Merlotone

To cultivate the world renowned variety Merlot in this region is both a rarity and challenge. The Piedmonts’ geological condition and climate offers ideal vegetational and ripening conditions to obtain a fruity and complex wine.
To highlight its special flavour characteristics the wine is matured for at least one year in French barrique, eliciting finely aromatic and long lasting fruity aromas.
The Merlot is classified as a Monferrato rosso DOC in the Piedmont.

"Il vino è la poesia della terra"
(Mario Soldati)

100% Merlot
Aged in new and used French barrique for 12-18 months
Matured for an additional 1-2 years after bottling
Deep ruby red, with garnet hues
Aromas of preserved fruit, cranberries, plums
Powerful and concentrated, delicate vanilla flavours, soft tannins
Acidity: 5,2-5,5 g/L depending on vintage
Alcohol: 13,5-14,5% Vol. depending on vintage
Serving temperature: 18°C
Decanting recommended
Maturity: now, will keep for 10 years
Bottle: 0,75 L

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