Award winning young merlot revealing intense red fruits aromas from the Cognac region (Vins de pays charentais, Indication geographique protegée)
Selected merlot wineyard from clay-limestone soil. Hand harvest with transport to small winery. Our wine making process is temperature controlled with short maturation in inert vessels and a finish in oak barrels to attain a round structure and preserve intense red fruit aromas and obtain a strong balance.
Merlot Red (2018)
Blending & Aging
100% Merlot hand picked with short maturing to preserve intense red fruits aromas typical of the grape.
Vin de pays charentais, Indication Geographique Protégée (IGP)
Shortly aged to give it a round structure
ASPECT: Intense ruby colour
NOSE: Red fruits, slightly spicy with wooden and vanilla aromas.
PALATE: Round and fruity (cassis, morello chery, blackcurrant) with tannic structure typical of Merlot with complex finish.
Pairing & Serving
PAIRING: beef, particularly grilled, cheese incl. blue cheese. Berries and Fruit, particularly red fruit sauces and dessert.
SERVING: temperature of 16 – 18°C