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Familia Schroeder

Merlot

Familia Schroeder

FAMILIA SCHROEDER MERLOT

 

This elegant and beautifully balanced Merlot is originated from a thoroughfull selection of our best vineyards. Barrel aged during 18 months in new French oak, stands out for its intense colours and complex aromas.
Quintessential expression of Patagonia with great age-worthiness.
For a better appreciation we suggest decanting and serving between 16 and 17°C.

VARIETAL 100% Merlot
FAMILIA SCHROEDER MERLOT 2016
HARVEST
Manual.
WINEMAKING
Cold maceration for 3 days. The juice is then fermented for 13 days in stainless steel tanks with selected enzymes and yeasts. After the alcoholic fermentation the wine is macerated for 7 days. Malolactic fermentation induced with lactic bacteria in oak casks.
AGING
18 months in new French oak barrels


Alcohol 14%
Residual sugar 2,54 G/L
Total acidity 5,85 G/L
PH 3,55