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Terre Alte Bianco

White Wine, Switzerland

Availability: In stock

Terre Alte Bianco

White Wine, Switzerland

Availability: In stock

Merlot made as a white. Fruity, fresh, but with a surprising texture.
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Terre Alte Bianco

Terre Alte Bianco 2015

£22.18
Terre Alte Bianco

Terre Alte Bianco 2016

£22.18
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White Wine, Switzerland, Ticino Gialdi

Gialdi


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Not just to puzzle your friends with (but do puzzle your friends with it!), this is deliciously crisp. Serve a little warmer than classic whites.

 

"Nearly every wine drinker has heard of Merlot, even if they are like my mate Jim who has an acute aversion to it (the unconfirmed rumour is that he can taste Merlot in a wine even if it’s at homoeopathically minute proportions). Perhaps only wine scholars will know Merlot Blanc, a cross of Merlot (Noir) and Folle Blanche, the Cognac grape also known as Gros Plant in the western reaches of the Loire.

However, this is a white Merlot wine but it is not Merlot Blanc – it’s a white wine made from black grapes, a Blanc de Noirs. Of course Blancs de Noirs are common in Champagne and other sparkling wines, but they are rarely seen as still wines.

It’s dry yet fruity, with so much texture – it’s very quaffable but would stand up to some sturdy food if required.  Don’t serve ice cold – allow the flavours to express themselves.

PS Jim really liked this as well!" Frankly Wines (frankstero.com)


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Product code GIALDITABIANCO
Bottle Size 0.75
Winemaker Gialdi
Featured Themes Last Chance, Re-tasted Recently
Colour White Wine
Style Still, Dry
Variety Merlot
Country Switzerland
Region(s) Ticino
Ripeness Normal
Closure Screwcap
Aged In Steel
Last Tasted 9 Feb 2018
Vintages 2014, 2015, 2016
Vintages

[4115242] 2014

[4116029] 2015

[4117007] 2016

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2014

2014

size: 0.75
vintage:2014
product code:[4115242]
closure:Natural Cork
variety:Merlot
alcohol:12.5
last checked in:2016-03-07
2015

2015

size: 0.75
vintage:2015
stock: 1
up to 1 available express
product code:[4116029]
closure:Natural Cork
variety:Merlot
alcohol:12.5
last checked in:2017-09-07
2016

2016

size: 0.75
vintage:2016
stock: 24
product code:[4117007]
closure:Natural Cork
variety:Merlot
alcohol:12.5
last checked in:2018-05-07

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