Valentino Merlot

IT-FPVAL16

Vintage: 2016

Type: Red
Taste: Dry
Body: Full
Alcohol: 14%
Serve at: 16-18 °C
Grape Variety: Merlot 100%

Size: 750ml
Btl./Cs: 12

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Country: Italy
Place of Origin: Sicilia
Winery: Feudi del Pisciotto

Description: Born from one of the first planted vineyards, a Merlot which achieves all the potential and character of this variety in a fantastic expression of the Sicilian ‘terroir’. Color: Intense red. Bouquet: Blackberry, baked cherries, plums, chocolate, and mocha. and ample spices underneath. Flavor: Good structure with a elegant, welcoming character, persistent.

Production: Elevation: 150m Trellising: Cordon speronato Vines/ha: 5,200 Yield/ha: 70 ql Vinification: Maceration and fermentation in stainless steel for four weeks, fermentation using natural yeasts at a temperature control; malolactic fermentation in cement Aging Process:24 months in new(50%) second(50%) medium toast, French oak barriques; 12 months of bottle refinement.

Food Combination: Grilled/roasted red & white Meats, charcuterie, Barbecues, poultry, matured cheese, dried fig.

Awards: ◆2012 Vintage *90 Points - Wine Spectator 2014 ◆2011 Vintage *89 Points - Wine Spectator 2013 ◆2010 Vintage *89 Points - Wine Enthusiast 2013 ◆2009 Vintage *90 Points - Wine Enthusiast 2012 *91 Points - Falstaff Magazin ◆2008 Vintage *89 Points - Wine Enthusiast 2012 ◆2007 Vintage *91 Points - Wine Spectator *90 Points - Wine Enthusiast 2011

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