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CALVET LIMITED RELEASE MERLOT, FRANCE

Bordeaux – Appellation d’Origine Protégée
100% Merlot

Winemaking

Grapes are fermented between 26-28° to preserve the fruit aromas. Short and regular “pumping over” operations to extract the tannins, colour and aromas. Blended with a touch of thermovinified wine; then bottled young to preserve the freshness of the aromas.

Organoleptic characteristics

A wonderful ruby body with purple highlights.

An intense bouquet of red fruits and black cherries.

A soft wine with round, elegant tannins and red fruit and liquorice notes.Very long finish.

How to appreciate ?

16 – 18 °C

Perfect accompaniment to grilled red meats and lamb.

Awards

2011 – Silver – Mondial du Merlot 2012
2009 – Bronze – Decanter 2010