Why I suggest Merlot Friuli Colli Orientali DOC
In Friuli Colli Orientali, Merlot is the most prized grape with peaks of true excellence. Vigna Traverso has selected clones suitable for its terroir and created a very pleasant and inviting Merlot.
The Sommelier: Produced only from Merlot grapes, the wine has a ruby red color with ruby fingernail. Wine of great personality, limpid and brilliant, with excellent consistency and alcohol content 15.50% vol. Barricaded for 11 months, the nose has an excellent vinous, slightly herbaceous aroma with notes of violet and ripe fruit: raspberry, black cherry ... Dry, well-structured flavor, with a sufficient dose of tannins, balanced and persistent in the finish.
Suggested pairings: Lamb sauce, Tortellini with meat sauce, grilled meats and platters of aged cheeses and cold cuts.
Uncork and serve at 18 ° C. in a large Ballon glass.
Cellars: The Vigna Traverso company has been part of the Molon family since 1998, with 22 hectares of vineyards planted in Prepotto in the province of Udine. At the head of Giancarlo Traverso, founder and profound estimator for the wines of the Colli Orientali del Friuli, and followed by his son Stefano Traverso…