Arzo 2012, Gialdi

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Switzerland  Ticino 
Features Unoaked, "Slow Wine", Village Wine, Vegetarian and Vegan
Style Red, Still, Dry, Single Variety
Last Tasted 17 Feb 2017
  • Alpine Wines Grape Varieties: Merlot
Frequently Bought Together
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This unfiltered Merlot from southern Ticino is always something of a surprise. The climate is cooler and the grapes are grown at 500m.

The result is a lovely wine with a beguiling softness that draws you in. The dark fruit on the nose is joined by a mintiness that rides on the acidity and alcohol. The flavours are intense and quite earthy with damsons and plums, blackcurrants and blackberries and some black cherry. The tannins are present but soft and the whole is a delight.

This is a real "Hooray, it is Friday!" wine.

More Information
Bottle Size 75cl
Variety Merlot
Vintage 2012
Last Tasted 17 Feb 2017
Keeps at least until 2030+
Is Mature No
Alcohol 13
Ripeness Normal
Allergens Contains Sulphites
Case Size 6
Composition Merlot 100%
Closure Natural Cork
Winemaking Malolactic
Aged In Foudre (big wood)
Key Features Unoaked, "Slow Wine", Village Wine, Vegetarian and Vegan
Available from Online Exclusive
Bought In (year) 2015
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