merlot

Merlot

Variety

Merlot 100%

Place of Production

Manzano – Colli Orientali del Friuli

Terrain

Hill and foothill area, soil composed of Eocenic marl with a prevalence of clay component. South-facing vineyards.

Average age:

25 years

Training method

“Tigh bilateral Guyot” with a reduced number of gems per vine.

Average production

55 qli/ha

Harvest

Exclusively by hand in small boxes, with specialised and skilled labor.

Winemaking

Short cold maceration and fermentation at a controlled temperature, exclusively in stainless steel tanks. Aging on the lees for at least ten months and subsequent bottle aging.

Potential aging

Over 5 years.

Alcohol content

13,5% vol.

Serving temperature

18°C

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