Merlot Veneto IGT
Production Area: municipalities of Ponzano Veneto and Villorba
Soil: loose and with an important, gravelly skeleton
Harvesting: manual in 15 kg crates when the grapes are perfectly ripe.
Vinification: Sorting the grapes first in the vineyard and then on a vibrating table in the cellar, destemming, crushing, fermentation with low sulphur dioxide content and at controlled temperature in horizontal macerators. After racking it passes into stainless steel tanks where it carries out the malolactic fermentation, then racking, again in stainless steel until bottling and a brief refinement in the bottle.
Refinement: 3 months in bottle
Colour: shades of a beautiful ruby
Bouquet: small berries, in particular blackberry, red rose, sweet spices, pipe tobacco, incense; then a pleasant "mineral" opening with hints of graphite.
Taste: enveloping softness on a warm background; the tannins are silky and caressing; then progressively the wine opens to a balanced sapidity and a fresh finish on fruity notes.
Acidity: 5 g/l
Size: 0,75 lt bottle
Alcoholic Grade: 12.5% vol.
|Grado alcolico||12,5 %|
|Temperatura di servizio||16°|