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Barton & Guestier Merlot Vin de Pays d'Oc 2011

Bottle Size: 1.50l Item #: 1783919
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Barton & Guestier Merlot Vin de Pays d'Oc 2011 1.50l

Barton & Guestier Merlot Vin de Pays d'Oc

The color is deep purple. The nose is intense and elegant, with aromas of ripe red fruit including raspberryand strawberry with slightly toasted notes. Good balanced wine with soft tannins and a long smooth finish.Intense red fruit and licorice on the palate.

After de-stalking and crushing, the focus during the three week maceration period is on color and extraction.Two "delestages” per day are necessary (emptying the fermenting juice from the vat and pumping itback on to the solids). After racking and malolactic fermentation, the wines are blended and aged in vatson the lees with controlled oxidation.

Pair with a hearty beef stew, Bleu cheese and veal scallopine.

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Barton & Guestier Barton & Guestier Merlot Vin de Pays d'Oc 2011
BOTTLE SIZE: 1.50l
 

Notes on the Barton & Guestier Merlot Vin de Pays d'Oc 1.50L 2011

Tasting Notes The color is deep purple. The nose is intense and elegant, with aromas of ripe red fruit including raspberryand strawberry with slightly toasted notes. Good balanced wine with soft tannins and a long smooth finish.Intense red fruit and licorice on the palate.

Wine Maker Notes After de-stalking and crushing, the focus during the three week maceration period is on color and extraction.Two "delestages” per day are necessary (emptying the fermenting juice from the vat and pumping itback on to the solids). After racking and malolactic fermentation, the wines are blended and aged in vatson the lees with controlled oxidation.

Food Pairing Pair with a hearty beef stew, Bleu cheese and veal scallopine.