MERLOT VERONESE IGT

MERLOT VERONESE IGT

INDICAZIONE TIPICA GEOGRAFICA

DOWNLOAD TECHNICAL SHEET

LONGEVITY GRAPHIC

 

 

Categories: ,

Description

Grape
varieties 100% Merlot.

Location and characteristics of the vineyard
Custoza, a small hamlet in the commune of Sommacampagna located to the south-east of Lake Garda.

Average
altitude 100-150 metres above sea level. A hill of glacial origin with limestone, clay, gravelly and sandy soils.

Training system and plant density
Cordon Spur with 4,500 to 5,000 vines per hectare. The yield is 2 kg per vine.

Harvest
First ten days of October.

Vinification
Gentle crushing and destemming, followed by fermentation in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks.

Organoleptic description
A rounded red wine.

Colour
Deep ruby red, with attractive purplish highlights.

Nose
Ripe fruit fragrances dominated by blackberry, cherry and raspberries.

Flavour
Full but mellow and well-balanced, with a long finish.

Vol. 13,50%

Serving temperature
14-16 °C

Serving suggestions
Excellent with red meats.