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KELLARI PAPACHRISTOU

ORO MERLOT

Varietal composition: Merlot 100%

Category: Dry Red

Origin of Vineyards: Spata Attica

Age of vines (average): 25 years

Yields: 8tn/ha.

Harvest dates: 15-30 August.

Vinification: Classic method of red vinification with controlled temperature 26-28°C for 2 weeks. Malolactic fermentation and maturation in new french (30%) and american (70%) 225lt oak barrels for 12 months. The wine is bottled unfiltered and matures for at least 12 months in our cellar room.

Organoleptic Analysis: Brilliant intense deep red colour, coffee, cocoa and plum aromas. Soft tannins.

Harmony of flavours: Enjoy it with meat dishes in delicate fruit sauces and yellow cheeses. Served at 16-18°C.

Aging possibility: 10-12 years

Alcohol by volume: 13.5%