Red Wine Sosolič Merlot 2016.
The winegrower: The Sosolič Family.
Region: Goriška Brda, Slovenia.
Alc.: 13,5 % vol.
Volume: 750 ml.
Grape variety: Merlot.
Harvest: September, hand picking.
Retail price: 8.80€
Wholesale price: 7.92€
Maceration takes place for 10 days in contact with the skins in a stainless steel container. Fermentation on yeast for about 20 days. Gentle compression with a pneumatic press. Maturation 12 - 24 months in oak barrels.
Ageing potential: 2018 - 2022.
Classic merlot. Ruby red colour. Fresh and fruity in palate. Full bodied, good-balanced, med acid and tannins, light and warming finish.
Good with red meat, warm appetizers with tomato sauce, pasta or pizza. To serve at 15° C.