Merlot

2019AOC Schaffhausen

The Southerner in the north. The best locations, long riping time on the branch and a hint of wooden barrels give this wine a scent of dark fruits and velvety roasted aromas.

75 cl

CHF24.00 inkl. MwSt.

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Grape variety

100% Merlot

Gastronomic recommendation

barbeque, herbal cuisine, Mediterranean dishes

Serving temperature

17–19 °C

Shelf life

6 years

Harvest

in October/November, after the main grape harvest

Winemaking

The 10-day long Maische-contact gives the wine foundation and power.

Characteristics

The Merlot is reminiscent of ripe plums and strawberries, coated with fine roasted aromas and a pleasant finish.

Aging

18 months in oak barrels

Awards

Gold

vintage 2018: AWC Vienna

Silver

vintage 2019: AWC Vienna

vintage 2017, 88 Points: Falstaff

vintage 2017: AWC Vienna

vintage 2014: AWC Vienna

Bronze

vintage 2015: Decanter World Wine Award