MERLOT “Vigna Runc“ DOC Isonzo

Soil

Gravel

Grape Variety

Merlot 100%

Harvest

Beginning of October

Vinification

Fermented separately: one part 15 days in barriques and one part in open vats

Ageing

One part in barriques and one part in large barrels for 24 months

Colour

Bright ruby red with violet reflections

Aroma

Red and black fruits, plums, blackberries and cherries. Also present slight herbaceous and tobacco notes

Tasting notes

Medium-bodied, with fruit predominating over everything. It is persistent and the tannins are ripe

Pairings

It matches the earthy kitchen. Good with roast beef in spicy sauce

Service Temperature

16°-18°C (60°-64°F)

Alcoholic Grade

14%

Total Acidity

5.10 g/l

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