Principe di Butera “Merlot” IGT Sicilia 2017


Merlot – Sicilia – IGT

100% Merlot

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Principe di Butera “Merlot” IGT Sicilia

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Vinification and Ageing: The must fermented for 2 weeks in vertical vinifi cation tanks (using the submerged cap system) at a controlled temperature of 30° C (86° F). The wine matured for 12 months, 50% in 350 liter (92 gallon) tonneaux and 50% in 60 hectoliter (1,320 gallon) oak barrels, followed by a further period of bottle ageing.

Colour: A sumptuously deep garnet-red.

Bouquet: A rich bouquet, with scents of red berry fruits, blackcurrants and blackberries, perfectly melded with attractive vanilla notes.


Flavour: Soft yet well-structured, with hints of wild berry fruits (especially raspberries and blackberries) and spices. A very long finish.

Area: The districts of Butera and Riesi in the Province of Caltanissetta

Additional information

bottle | case

bottle, case (5% discount)

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