Merlot IGT Terre Siciliane, Cusumano
Merlot IGT Terre Siciliane, Cusumano
Dark violet-red in colour. This Merlot is soft and silky on the palate, leaving warm flavours of plums, wild berries and liquorice.

Country and Region: Italy,Sicily

Classification: IGT Terre Siciliane

Producer: Cusumano

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Merlot

Vinification: The Merlot grapes are picked from vineyards located in the Alamos district in the province of Trapani at an altitude of 820ft above sea level. The vineyards comprise 172 acres of clay based soils that produce highly structured wines. On arrival at the winery, the grapes are de-stemmed and undergo cold maceration on the skins for 2 days. Fermentation with frequent remontage and removal of the must. Malolatic fermentation takes place in steel tank and the wine spends at least 5 months in contact with the lees before bottling and release.

ABV: 14%

Closure: Synthetic Cork

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 47.70

Bottle Price: £ 7.95