Ticino DOC Bianco di Merlot
Varietal composition: Merlot
Vinification: The first-run must for this white Merlot is obtained from crushing and partial destemming followed by a very gentle pressing. This white must is fermented and matured in barriques of new French oak for about 8 months.
Alcohol content: 12.8 % Vol.
Color: Intense straw tinted yellow.
Bouquet: Complex and intense. With delicate flower nuances, notes of exotic fruits and citrus, roasted hints like vanilla, and light nuances of herbs.
Palate: Smooth and rich. Elegant fruity and fresh, with a good structure. Mineral and persistent at the finish. Very good balance.
Dining choices: The ideal accompaniment for a wide variety of fish dishes, and breast of chicken, especially from the grill. Also serve as aperitif or with antipasti.
Serving temperature: 10 -12° C
Aging: The Bianco Rovere 2020 will reach its full expressive potential beginning summer 2021 and will maintain its character through 2028 and beyond if properly cellared.
Packaging: 37.5 cl. in cartons of 15 bottles; 75 cl. in cartons of 6 bottles; 150 cl. in cartons of 6 bottles.