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Discovery Merlot 75Cl

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Wine of Bulgaria

Merlot Red Bulgarian Wine

The wines selected for our FirstCape Discovery Series are sourced from specially chosen vineyard sites around the globe. Each wine is hand crafted from traditional grape varieties to offer a delicious drinking experience typical of the region, and has been created to take you on a journey of discovery within the world of wine.

A soft, ripe and rounded wine with supple blackberry, plum and cassis like flavours. So smooth and fruity, it can be drunk on its own or with simple pasta and pizza dishes.

Tasting Notes

A soft, ripe and rounded wine with supple blackberry, plum and cassis like flavours. So smooth and fruity.

Wine ColourRed
Alcohol Units9.4
ABV12.5%
Current Vintage2012
ProducerDomaine Boyar
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerDimitar Panov and Kapka Georgieva
Pack Quantity750
Pack Measureml
CountryBulgaria

Grape Variety

Merlot

Vinification Details

Grapes are picked by hand from carefully selected vineyards then destemmed and crushed. The fermentation is controlled and selected yeast is added - temperature is 20 to 25 deg C to ensure optimum skin contact. After the alcoholic fermentation the wine is drained into stainless steel tanks where the malolactice fermentation is carried out.

History

The wines selected for our First Cape Discovery Series are sourced specifically from specially chosen vineyard sites around the world. Each wine is handcrafted from traditional grape varieties to offer a delicious drinking experience typical of the region.

Regional Information

The wine is from the Thracian Lowlands in Bulgaria.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 1 year

Allergy Information

Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Other Information

Recycling Info: Glass Pack

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