Selected grapes from the vineyard Hochacker. Merlot Selection is smooth, round and powerful. A wine with a lot of power and enormously good storage potential.
bottle unit | 0.75 liter
vintage | 2017
single vineyard | Altes Weingebirge
soil | brown earth with sandy loam
vines | 28 years
culture | Medium-culture (5500 plants /ha)
harvest | October 2017
bottling | 28. August 2019
vinification | Traditional mash fermentation in a temperature-controlled stainless steel tank, sprinkling of mash, biological SA in the barrique
maturing | 18 months in new Barrique-, Troncias- and Allier-oak
character | Grapey, subtle roasted and very fruity. Wine with sophistication, quite full, yet easy to drink; cappuccino note in departure.
alcohol | 14 vol.%
residual sugar | 1,3 g/l
acidity | 5,8 g/l
food pairing | Spicy, Mediterranean appetizers; roasted or grilled (red) meat
optimum serving temperature | 15° – 17°
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