Merlot 'del Pompiere' Schiopetto 2021

Schiopetto's Merlot del Pompiere is a red wine with a fresh, young and fruity sip, the result of a vinification and a short aging in steel tanks. The nose reveals notes of berries, strawberries, black cherries, licorice, balsamic nuances and light spicy notes. The taste is balanced and smooth, with vibrant freshness and salty memories

14.00 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Venezia Giulia IGT

Grape varieties

Merlot 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Friuli Venezia Giulia (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

On soils composed of marl of Eocene origin

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation in steel tanks at a controlled temperature for 10-12 days

Aging

Some months in steel tanks and 4 months in bottle

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
16°-18°C
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied red wines which don't require excessive oxygenation to open. The opening, slightly tighter than the body of the glass, favors the concentration of aromas towards the nose, enhancing the perception of aromas and limiting the dispersion

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it for 3-4 years

RED WINE MERLOT 'DEL POMPIERE' SCHIOPETTO 2021 DESCRIPTION

Colour Bright red ruby

Scent Notes of wild berries, strawberry, cherry, forest spices, licorice and menthol finish

Taste Smooth, elegant and with a pleasant freshness

producer: Schiopetto

Main wines
Friulano, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, malvasia, sauvignon
Foundation year
1965
Hectares of vineyards
30
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
190.000 bt
Enologist
Giorgio Schiopetto, Lorenzo Landi, Mauro Simeoni
Address
Mario Schiopetto, Via Palazzo Arcivescovile, 1 - 34070 Capriva del Friuli (GO)

Perfect to drink with

  • Risotto with Meat Sauce
  • Red Meat Stew
  • Ham and salami
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • White Meat Stew