MERLO 2011 - Editor's choice of the magazine

MERLO 2011 - Editor's choice of the magazine

Category: dry red wine
MERLO 2011
Wine of protected geographical indication Valul lui Trajan aged dry red.
Region: Valul lui Traian.
Composition: red Merlot wine material. Year of harvest: 2011.
Exposure: in barrels not less than 12 months.
Alcohol: 12-14%. Volume: 0,75 l.
Produced and spilled: S.A. "Imperial vin" (JSC "Imperial Wine"), Republic of Moldova.

Tasting date: December 16, 2016.

Place: Editorial offices of "Spirits".

Form of submission: in the form of a finished product.

The tasting involved 5 specialists with experience in the industry from 12 to 17 years. The evaluation was made on a 10-point scale according to the following criteria: color and transparency, aroma, taste and aftertaste.

Tasting results:

The wine is rich expressive ruby ​​color with a slight orange tint. The bezel is saturated red. Wine flows down from the sides of the glass, forming fairly dense legs.

Rating: 9.74

In a complex expressive bouquet, the vibrant aromas of dried fruits and freshly baked bread are intertwined. Also in the composition are distinguishable shades of spices and delicate notes of oak.

Rating: 9.78

Wine with a well-balanced harmonious taste and velvety tannins. In the taste of well-distinguished tones of cherries and prunes, tinted with notes of spices. The aftertaste is long, elegant, with pronounced notes and a light pepper train. The wine is ideal for red meat, game, as well as pies and hot snacks.

Rating: 9,86

Total estimation: 9.78

Original article -

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