VINA LAGUNA Merlot 13.0% Alc/Vol
Vina Laguna Merlot
DRY RED WINE
QUALITY WINE OF CONTROLLED GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION PDO CROATIAN ISTRIA
VINEYARD: Kaligarici, Lokvadic, Devici, Bezmalinovic positions, planted 2004-2009, altitude of 30-100 metres above the sea level, hilly terrain of S-SW and W exposure. The soil is a typical Istrian red soil. Selected positions, thanks to good insolation and ground warmth, favourably affect the proper accumulation of sugar with the development of recognizable varietal Merlot fruit aromas.
VINIFICATION: Manual harvested, grapes crushed and fermented with maceration in stainless steel vinifiers, immediately continued by malolactic fermentation on fine yeast precipitate, the continuation of ripening in stainless-steel tanks for 10 months.
RIPENING POTENTIAL: Enjoy immediately or store for up to 3 years
WINE DESCRIPTION: Dark ruby-red colour, blueberry, plum and blackberry aromas, ripe, warm, soft, and full on the palate, fruity taste of pleasant durability.
RECOMMENDATION: Enjoy at 18-20°C with warm appetizers with meats, cold meat cuts and cheeses, various roasts, grilled meats, or fish.