Merlot

 

Merlot originates from the Bordeaux area and today in Brda is the most common red wine. The grapes are harvested relatively late, the crop is always high quality. The wine has a distinctive ruby ​​red color and is slightly lighter than other red wines. Fresh wine has a distinctive smell of raspberries, and is extremely popular for aging.
Sort of composition: 100% Merlot grape
Sugar: dry
Harvest: purely manual
Fermentation: 100% in stainless steel tanks, approx. 10 daily maceration at a temperature of up to 28 ° C
Maturing: 100% in stainless steel tanks
Origin: Goriška Brda wine region
Position: NW, V, J
Vineyard shape: terraced
Altitude: 120 - 200 m
Way of education: double Guyot
Planting density: 4000 vts / ha
Age of vineyards: 15 - 35 years
Earth type: marl, sandstone
Climate: sub-Mediterranean, a mixture of warm sea air and the influence of cold alpine winds
Recommendation:
We offer the wine cooled to 16 - 18 ° C

 


Merlot is recommended for dishes made from pork, game, beef and mature cheese. It is also excellent for preparing various dishes, at example fried prosciutto in vinegar and merlot with white polenta