TASTING NOTES: A rich red-purple color, this Merlot has fruity aromas and flavors of strawberry, plum, tobacco and raspberry. Medium structure with ripe fruit and smooth tannins. It is a well balanced wine with a long after taste. Suitable for all occasions. TECHNICAL NOTES: Fermentation container: Stainless steel tanks - Length of alcoholic fermentation: 7-10 days - Fermentation temperature: 79 °F - Maceration technique: Racking and Pumpovers - Length of maceration: 10-12 days - Malolactic fermentation: Yes - Type of aging container: Stainless steel tanks - Length of aging before bottling: 12 months - Lenght of the bottle aging: 3 months.