Wine Tramin, Merlot, Alto Adige DOC, 2014
Full, silky and elegant taste of the wine shows spicy fruit tones and exquisite aftertaste.
The wine has a delightful fruity aroma.
Wine is served to the game, dishes cooked on the grill, accompanied by cheese.
Red wine Merlot monosortovoe belongs to the classic lineup of wines, produced by the cooperative Tramin. Wines of this line are typical South Tyrolean white, rose and red wines. The wine is made from Merlot grapes grown in different vineyards in Ora, Egna, Termeno on clay-limestone soils. Vinification takes place in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature of 28 ° C. Secondary malolactic fermentation takes place in large oak barrels in which the wine is aged for at least 6 months. Storage capacity of wine is 6 years.
Winery Tramin (in the Italian version - Cantina term) is located in a picturesque part of Italy, in the heart of the Italian province of South Tyrol. Magnificent alpine slopes with sun exposure, continental climate with hot, dry summers and severe winters with snow, the location of the vineyards at an altitude of 250-700 meters create favorable conditions for growing grapes and determine so distinctive, unique taste local wines.
In 1898, at the initiative of Christian Schrott - the parish in the municipality of Tramin and a representative of the Austrian Parliament - was founded one of the first cooperatives in South Tyrol. A century later, the cooperative Tramín grown into a company that coordinates the activities of 280 wine producers whose vineyards occupy more than 230 hectares. Basically it is a small family farms, which from generation to generation grow grapes on their land. The central leadership of the cooperative, the basis of whose task is to ensure impeccable quality wines and solving organizational and administrative issues, to the smallest detail supervises the activities of these wineries.
A high level of product mark-known experts in the world. Authoritative magazine «Civita del bere» analyzed ratings of wines by the 5 most prestigious Italian guides: Gambero Rosso, Luca Maroni, La guida dell'Espresso, Veronelli, AIS. The results of this analysis Tramín was among the seven best wineries in Italy. In 2005, received 10 times "3 glasses" from Gambero Rosso, the company was awarded the "star" - the highest ratings of this famous Italian directory. Wine guide «Guida ai migliori vini d'Italia 2006" awarded the company Tramín title "Winery of the Year". Oenologist company - Willie Shtyurts, who in 2004 was named the prestigious guide to Italian wines «I vini d'Italia del Gambero Rosso & Slow Food» oenology Year - according to wine critics subtly understands the specifics of their land and creates unique of its kind wine. Red wines are varied unique character: elegant and majestic Blauburgunder (Blauburgunder), playful and cheerful Vernatsch (Fernatch), specific local Lagrein (Lagrayn) and others. Difficult, complex, aromatic white wines are characterized by their spicy sharpness and freshness.
Cooperative Tramín produces 3 line of wines: Classici (Classic), Selezioni Terminum (Selected wines) and Cuvee. A rich selection of wines is able to satisfy every taste, and become the perfect accompaniment as a romantic dinner or secular exquisite dinner and a party.