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Red Wine Hort Merlot

RED WINE HORT MERLOT 2009 75cl. Pre-fermentative cryomaceration. Racking and fermentation at controlled temperature for three weeks. Aging in French and American oak barrels for 6 months
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Red Wine Hort Merlot

'Merlot' is a monovarietal that we elaborated with about 4 months of barrel. It has a medium-high layer, with reddish cherry tones. Good intensity and freshness On the nose there are aromas of red fruit of medium size, cherries and strawberries (memories of sweets), enhanced by the aroma of oak, vanilla, sandalwood and cinnamon that give it a sweet nose. It also shows an elegant licorice background. Its entry into the mouth is soft and fresh, with well-balanced acidity. The body is medium, silky and the tannin is soft and round. The pleasant and persistent aftertaste.


HORT MERLOT: a wine of modern lines, daring and with presence. Winner of the Gold Medal at IWCC 2012 and Silver Medal at the 29th Concours Mondial de Bruxelles.

TYPE OF WINE: Red
DENOMINATION: Illa de Menorca Land Wine
VARIETIES: Merlot
LOCALIZATION AND TERRAIN: At 100 m of the level of the sea. Clayey-calcareous terrain.
HARVEST: Manual harvest in small boxes.
ELABORATION: Pre-fermentative cryomaceration. Racking and fermentation at controlled temperature for three weeks.
AGING: French and American oak barrels for 12 months.
GRADUATION: 14.5% vol.

CHARACTERISTICS


VISUAL ANALYSIS: High intensity, with elegant garnet tones.
OLFACTORY ANALYSIS: Good aromatic power with fresh aromas of undergrowth (lavender, lavender, sage). As it evolves in the glass, the concentrated aromas of wild black fruits are shown wrapped in a roasted dried fruit bottom and liquorice memories.
TASTE ANALYSIS: The palate is fresh, with a balanced acidity. The passage through the mouth is long, with sweet and fresh sensations. The texture is velvety, but with tannins present. Post-taste is long and persistent.
PAIRING: Suitable to accompany seasoned dishes, all kinds of meat, especially white meat, pasta and rice.

RECOGNITIONS


GOLD Medal in the International Wine Guide 2014 and 2015
GOLD Medal at the International Wine Challenge Catavinum 2012
SILVER Medal at the 19th edition of 'Concours Mondial de Bruxelles' 2012

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RED WINE HORT MERLOT 2009 75cl. Pre-fermentative cryomaceration. Racking and fermentation at controlled temperature for three weeks. Aging in French and American oak barrels for 6 months

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