Merlot – Le More


Location: Veneto, Typical Geographical Indication

Vineyard: Le More

Grapes: Pure Merlot

Vineyards: Owned vineyards from Valpantena between the hamlets of Poiano and Quinto in the Figaretto area

Characteristics of the vineyards: Located in a hilly position with southern exposure, highly calcareous clay soil. The plants are in Gujot with a density of 4500 vines per hectare

Winemaking and Aging

Harvest: Carried out by hand in small crates in the second ten days of September

Vinification: It is carried out after drying for 20 days in our fruit cellar with a weight loss of 30%. The pressed grapes fall by gravity into small 50 hl stainless steel vats. Daily pumpovers and delestages are carried out throughout the entire fermentation period. Temperature controlled at 28°C

Tasting Notes

Maturation: Aged for 12 months in French oak wood and 3 months in the bottle

Organoleptic characteristics: Dark ruby ​​red colour, it presents gentle notes of red fruit and slightly herbaceous reminiscent of pomegranate, the soft and dry flavor presents delicate and inviting aromas of spices and undergrowth with a splendid expression of persistence

Pairings: Ideal with boiled meats

Alcohol: 16% Vol.

Serving temperature: 16-18°C