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Sayang Block 22 Merlot - Malbec

 

Commended at International Wine Challenge for the 2014
 
This Block 22 Merlot – Malbec shows off by its generous and juicy character. The refined Merlot is backed up with loads of full flavoured sumptuous Malbec triggering a perfect, modern, elegant blend with soft tannins. Black cherries, blackcurrant, black berries, a hint of wild
liquorice. This flattering fine wine will provide you a nice lingering mouth fill.

Enjoy this wine as a standalone drink or with finger food, cold cuts, all kinds of meat, fried rice dishes, matured cheeses, stews and pasta. Serve at 18° C.

What you would like to know more:
This is a French,  Languedoc Roussillon, Pays d'Oc IGP Merlot - Malbec wine with a chalk and clay terroir and no oak.

What people note down during tasting:
Deep garnet-red with bright red tints. Intense nose with blackberries, blackcurrant, sherries and wild liquorish. Upfront wide attack on the palate, with well-rounded and juicy tannins, making you crave for more. Long fruity and liquorish end.

What winemakers did:
Traditional maceration with ‘délestages’. Total immersion of the cap at the end of the maceration. Time of maceration: 3 weeks at least. Racking for clearing before malolactic fermentation. Ageing in tanks with micro oxygenation for 6 months.




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