Dominion Dracula Merlot Red Wine 2014
- Variety: 100% Merlot
- Appelation: DOC-CT Dealu Mare
- Vintage: 2014
- Yield: 7000 kg/ha
- Oak aging: yes
- Alcohol content (vol%): 14,5
The wine is prepared entirely from grapes of Merlot variety coming from the vineyards located in Dealu Mare region – Romania, the seventh largest country producer of grapes in the world.
WINE MAKING PROCESS:
The grapes are hand picked at full ripeness, the fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with re-circulation, at controlled temperature of 25° to 27° , for 15 days to preserve the fruity
characteristics of the wine. 40% of this wine is placed in Romanian and American oak barrels for 3-4 months.
Dark ruby in color with aromas of black fruits and strong taste of coconut and vanilla. Strong flavors and elegant tannins, round and full bodied yet easy drinking wine. Smooth and persistent aftertaste.
It is recommended to be served at the temperature of 18-20°C accompanied by dishes based on pork meat, lamb, beef and grilled mushrooms.