Carrau Juan Carrau Merlot 2017 (12 x 750mL), Canelones, Uruguay.

5 Star Provenance !!

VARIETAL COMPOSITION

Merlot 100%

GROWING AREA

Las Violetas, Canelones, Uruguay.

ANALYTICAL DATA

pH 3.45 TA 3.3 g/L* RS 1.6 g/L Alc. 12.5% by vol.

WINEMAKING

These Merlot grapes are handpicked and transported in small cases of 16 kilos. Subsequently they are vinified with a short maceration of 2 days at low temperature and fermented at 22ºC in stainless steel tanks.

TASTING NOTES

Intense purple color with a violet tonality. Aromatic notes of ripe red fruits and plums. Dry and velvety, with a long finish, this wine is friendly and suitable to pair with all kinds of red meat, pasta dishes as well as hard cheeses. Serve at 18°C degrees.

THE VINEYARDS

Climate: Cool climate influenced by the River Plate and the Atlantic Ocean.

Soil: Clay soils with calcareous presence and medium levels of organic matter.

Harvest: Hand picked and transported in small cases of 17 kg.

Yield: 85 hl/Ha.

Overview

5 Star Provenance !!

VARIETAL COMPOSITION

Merlot 100%

GROWING AREA

Las Violetas, Canelones, Uruguay.

ANALYTICAL DATA

pH 3.45 TA 3.3 g/L* RS 1.6 g/L Alc. 12.5% by vol.

WINEMAKING

These Merlot grapes are handpicked and transported in small cases of 16 kilos. Subsequently they are vinified with a short maceration of 2 days at low temperature and fermented at 22ºC in stainless steel tanks.

TASTING NOTES

Intense purple color with a violet tonality. Aromatic notes of ripe red fruits and plums. Dry and velvety, with a long finish, this wine is friendly and suitable to pair with all kinds of red meat, pasta dishes as well as hard cheeses. Serve at 18°C degrees.

THE VINEYARDS

Climate: Cool climate influenced by the River Plate and the Atlantic Ocean.

Soil: Clay soils with calcareous presence and medium levels of organic matter.

Harvest: Hand picked and transported in small cases of 17 kg.

Yield: 85 hl/Ha.