Tesco Bulgarian Merlot 75Cl

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£ 4.50
£4.50/75cl
  • Suitable for vegans
  • Energy392kJ 95kcal
    5%
  • Fat0g
    0%
  • Saturates0g
    0%
  • Sugars0.8g
    1%
  • Salt<0.01g
    0%

of the reference intake*
Typical values per 100g: Energy 314kJ / 76kcal

Product Description

  • Merlot. Thracian Lowlands. Wine of Bulgaria.
  • A fruity and smooth Merlot from Bulgaria with ripe plum and black cherry flavours with a light finish. Goes with pizza, pasta or roast chicken.
  • 10.1 UK Units per bottle
  • 1.7 UK units per 125ml glass
  • Know Your Limits
  • UK Chief Medical Officers recommend adults do not regularly drink more than 14 units a week.
  • Drink Responsibly
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  • Glass bottle: widely recycled
  • ©Tesco 2018. SC5840
  • Wine of Thracian Lowlands, Bulgaria
  • Fruity & medium bodied
  • Grown in one of the world's oldest wine regions
  • Suitable for vegans
  • Pack size: 75CL

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains sulphites.

Tasting Notes

  • A fruity and smooth Merlot from Bulgaria with ripe plum and black cherry flavours with a light finish

Wine Colour

Red

Alcohol Units

10.1

ABV

12.5% vol

Producer

Vinivel Ltd

Type of Closure

Screwcap

Alcohol Type

Wine

Grape Variety

Merlot

Vinification Details

  • These grapes have been picked at their optimum ripeness and have been fermented in stainless steel tanks. This wine has undergone malolactic fermentation to ensure a soft and a smooth finish

History

  • Located south of the Balkan Mountains, bounded by the Black Sea to the east and Greece to the south, Bulgaria's Thracian Valley is considered by many historians to be one of the oldest winemaking regions in the world

Regional Information

  • The Thracian Lowlands have a mild climate, rolling hills and a maritime influence that provide a perfect environment to grow grapes. The Balkan Mountains serve to block the cold winds blowing from the plains of Russia, and the region to the south of the Balkans, the valley drained by the Maritsa River, has a Mediterranean climate, with mild, rainy winters and warm, dry summers

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

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

Storage

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

Produce of

Wine of Bulgaria, Bottled in United Kingdom

Preparation and Usage

  • Goes with pizza, pasta or roast chicken.

Number of uses

6 Servings

Recycling info

Bottle. Recycle- Rinse

Return to

  • Tesco Stores Ltd.,
  • Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
  • U.K

Net Contents

75cl ℮

Nutrition

Typical Values100ml containsA 125ml serving contains
Energy314kJ / 76kcal392kJ / 95kcal

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12 Reviews

Average of 4.4 stars

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a Merlot to savour

5 stars

this wine has a plumy taste it is pleasant on the palate , for the price you can't do better I would buy this again

Smooth, fruity, undistinguished but terrific value

4 stars

A smooth, inoffensive Merlot with a fruity finish. Undistinguished and lacking in character, but as an easy, everyday drinking wine this is astonishingly good value. Certainly, the best wine I have found at around this price.

Very Quaffable

4 stars

we really like this red wine - we have it with our meal nearly every day - its a very good merlot for the price.

I wouldn’t know it wasn’t a very expensive bottle

5 stars

I wouldn’t know it wasn’t a very expensive bottle of wine. Excellent as a table wine !!

Great wine great value

5 stars

I tried it for the first time today and I love it! It’s lush!

Great value wine, juicy, full bodied, little bit a

4 stars

Great value wine, juicy, full bodied, little bit acidic but very drinkable

Five Stars!

5 stars

I'm no wine buff. But this is delicious! And a rel snip at the price.

Highly recommended

5 stars

Very nice wine and very reasonably priced too.

Pleasantly surprised .

5 stars

Delicious , not too dry , great value for a cheaper wine . Great response from my party guests , always a good sign. If , like me , on a limited budget , I could not be more pleased. The only problem is , never enough stock.

great taste and quality

5 stars

great taste and quality

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