Wine "Carmel Single Vineyard" Merlot, Sha'al Vineyard, 2010
Reviews of purchase "Carmel Single Vineyard" Merlot, Sha'al Vineyard, 2010
Wine of deep ruby red color.
The taste of the wine is full, round, juicy, with velvety tannins and a smooth texture.
In the rounded, supple wine aroma is dominated by shades of plum and ripe red berries.
Wine is recommended to bring to the lamb baked with vegetables or beef.
Red wine "Carmel Single Vineyard" Merlot is produced from Merlot grapes grown in the vineyard "Sha'al", located in the subregion of the Golan Heights (Golan Heights). The plot is divided into an altitude of 780 meters above sea level. Soil of the vineyard - mixed, contain gravel, limestone and basalt and volcanic deposits. After fermentation in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature of the wine is aged 10-14 months in French oak barrels. Wine storage capacity is 7-12 years. Before use, it is recommended aeration.
Lior Lakser - oenologist, who in 2003 began to cooperate with the Carmel Winery, and since 2005 is the main enologist company. He collaborated with Domaine Comte Armand and Chateau le Bon Pasteur, worked with the legendary Michel Rolland and honed his skills in Harman's Ridge Estate in Australia. Under his leadership, work best eight winemakers work closely with a team of expert growers.