Wine Eugenio Collavini, "Merlot dal Pic", Collio DOC, 2015
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The wine has a deep ruby color with purple hues.
The wine has a pleasant, mild flavor with velvety tannins, rich notes of coffee, dark chocolate, fruit, with warm and rich shades of oak.
The aroma of wine complex and concentrated, with hints of spices, wild berries, coffee and light notes of oak.
The wine is perfect with red meat, goat, game and mature cheeses.
"Merlot dal Pic" - dry red wine made from Merlot grapes. The taste and aroma of the wine characterized by their complexity and unique wealth. Vintage Merlot collected in the first half of October. Grapes were placed into drying trays and dried at a certain controlled temperature in special chambers. Grapes lose a small portion of moisture, while its flavor is enhanced. Maceration wort passes in contact with the skins in special tanks for fermentation. This stage lasts about 20 days. Wine matures for 24 months in French oak barriques Allier and Troncais, after which it is bottled and aged for another 24 months. Vintage 2008 can be drunk young or keep until 2027. Store the bottle is placed horizontally, in a place protected from light, at 15 ° C.
Oenological Kollavini family history begins in 1896. Eugenio - the founder of the winery, while supplying their wine to neighboring farms, not even imagining that a century later, it will gain the whole world. In 1970, thanks to innovations in the field of sparkling wines and creating Ribolla Dzhialla - the results are accurate and original research methods - winemaking region gets more glory. In those years, the square named Kollavini were increased acquisition of the old manor house of the XVI century in Kono de Rosazzo, which later became the residence of the family estates and cellars were used to store wine. In 1980, all activities Kollavini occurs exclusively in this prestigious residence. Manlio today - modern owner, commits itself to increasing the diversity of products, the development and better functioning of the structures, as well as improving quality standards.
Since 1996, the quality of the wine growing thanks to an extensive program that includes a variety of activities - from control specialists all stages of growth and development of the grapes, to modernize production technologies, which include soft spin and temperature control of vinification. Skilful investments and innovations have allowed the winery Kollavini take a leading position in the region with the prospect of further growth and success.