The supple round-bodied Merlot is enjoying increased popularity as a pure varietal. Medium to dark red, it has a distinct nose of cherries, raspberries, blackcurrants and mint, also displays some herbs and spices. A smooth mellow wine balanced for easy drinking, while it's lower tannins indicate a wine that should be enjoyed relatively young.
Comparable Wines: Bordoilles Rouge, Cabernet Merlot, Malbec
Pairing: This wine partners well with cheese, beef, pork, pastas and pizza
Oak: Light Body: Medium Aging: 3-6 months
Available In: Gold Medalion, Premium Elite and Supreme Sterile Juice
Available to purchase as a take home kit or preorder to come in and ferment in store for additional fee