Capçanes Còmic #1

Tasting note:

Intense cherry color with violet reflections. An atypical Merlot wine in that the expected herbaceous aromas are quite the opposite: complex aromas of red fruit, well integrated light toasted wood. Soft and ripe tannins. Good acidity and a long finish

Food pairing: 

Pairs well with lamb, rabbit, pizza, pasta, mussaka, cheese, stuffed eggplant, grilled vegetables ...

Grape varieties: 

100% Merlot

Fermented in controlled temperatures (25-27ºC)
Maceration: 7 days with stalks: mature stalks are selected and added to the maceration with the skins
2 punchdowns daily
Vinified in stainless steel tubs

Merlot vines 15-20 years old
Soil: limestone, at an altitude of 300m 

Mid - end of September
1.5 kg per vine

14% vol. Alcohol
5.0 g / l acidity (tartaric)
<2 g / l residual sugar

4000 bottles (75cl)

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