Saint Etalon Merlot 2011

Product code: 1SET2B2011

Elegant nose of ripe berries fruit. Well balanced, round and smooth on the palate.

  • Country:France
  • Region:Languedoc-Roussillon
  • Vintage:2011
  • ABV:13%
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Merlot
  • Closure:Screwcap

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 8

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Production information

Producer: Saint Etalon

Saint Etalon is made by Foncalieu, one of the most forward-looking, energetic and quality-focused cooperatives in France. Over 1,600 growers are members with over 7,500ha of vines spread right across the south of France. Bibendum's buying team work very closely alongside the winemakers to produce wines that are aimed squarely at the tastes of UK consumers and over-deliver for the price.

Production note

Low temperature pre-fermentation followed by a 3 week long alcoholic fermentation at 25-26°C maximum. Gentle extraction and pumping-over. Vatting time: 12 to 18 days. Controlled temperatures. Matured on lees for another 3 weeks, this wine has completed its second fermentation in tanks.

  • Vegetarian Yes
  • Vegan Yes

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