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Vineyards Chile Merlot 75Cl

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  • Suitable for vegetarians

£3.99(£3.99/75cl)

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Description

Merlot. Valle Central. Wine of Chile.

A soft,smooth red with light red cherry and raspberry flavours. Merlot grapes were sourced from selected vineyards within Chile's Valle Central. Serve on its own or with lighter red meat dishes.

Information

Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

A soft, smooth red with light red cherry and raspberry flavours.

Wine ColourRed
Alcohol Units9.4
ABV12.5% vol.
ProducerRR Wines
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerMatias Lecaros
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountryChile
Alcohol TypeWine
Taste CategoryC Soft & smooth

Grape Variety:

Merlot

Vinification Details:

The grapes are picked at optimum ripeness and undergo Malolactic fermentation in stainless steel vats. The wine is unoaked to ensure the fruit driven nature of the final product is preserved.

History:

Chile has a long viticultural history for the New World, with winemaking dating back to the 16th century. French varietals were introduced in the mid-19th century and in the early 1980s, stainless steel vats became popular to preserve the freshness of the wines. Exports grew very quickly as quality wine production increased, Chile becoming the fifth largest exporter of wines in the world.

Regional Information:

Central Valley is Chile's most productive and internationally known wine region. It is located directly across the Andes from Argentina and contains four wine growing sub-regions: the Maipo Valley, the Rapel Valley, the Curicó Valley and the Maule Valley. The region is large and diverse in terms of climate, and as such produces various styles of wine.

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

To enjoy this wine at its best, drink within 1 year of purchase.

Alcohol Unit Other Text:

9.4 UK Units per bottle
1.6 UK units per 125ml glass
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UK Chief Medical Officer recommended adults do not regularly exceed:
Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
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Storage:

  • Store in a cool dark place. To enjoy at its best drink within a year of
  • purchase. Once open drink within two days.

Wine of:

Chile

Recipes:

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Net Contents:

75cl e

Manufacturer Address:

Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Cheshunt EN8 9SL,
U.K.

Healthmark:

UK W1226

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