SILENO MERLOT 2008
has obtained 90 WINE SPECTATOR POINTS
Grapes variety: 100% Merlot
Vinification: after a manual harvest and selection of the grapes, it is submitted to alcoholic fermentation without addition of yeasts and the maceration is in stainless steel under temperature controlled, not higher than 27°C for 18-20 days..
Ageing : in French oak barriques for 6 months and in glass for other 6 months.
Winemaker remarks: ruby red colour with violet reflexes, aroma of ripen red fruits. Pleasant taste with final tannins. The flavour is elegant, balanced and of long persistence. The aftertaste confirms the sensations derived from the nose.
Matching: great with important meat dishes, such as meat, grilled and game meat, mature cheese.