Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards

BRINK FAMILY VINEYARDS MERLOT

2021 Gold Medal

Pulpit Rock Wines



Pulpit Rock Wines BRINK FAMILY VINEYARDS MERLOT
VARIETAL:
Merlot () Barrel fermented/barrel matured/wooded (staves, chips or wood rice) 2020 and older

VINTAGE:
2019

MORE INFORMATION:
WINE ELABORATION: Manual harvesting of grapes. Fermentation occurred in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature (25-28 °C) with two daily pump-overs extracting color and tannins. After malolactic fermentation is completed in barrel the wine mature another 12 months in French oak barrels.

TASTING NOTES: Deep red color. Aromas of ripe red fruits with some chocolate, mint and eucalyptus. Mouth feel shows good volume and round, subtle tannins. Serving temperature: 18°C SERVING SUGGESTION: Most enjoyable with ostrich fillets and venison dishes.


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