Saint Etalon Merlot 2015

Product code: 1SET2B2015

This easy-drinking red wine has an elegant nose of ripe berry fruit. Well-balanced, round and smooth on the palate.

  • Country:France
  • Region:Languedoc-Roussillon
  • Vintage:2015
  • 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

You enjoy a broad range of wines that are rounded and rich with bright fruity flavours.

How to say it

San Etalon Murlow

Product guide note

The grape variety used to make this wine is Merlot. It makes wine that has rich, dark fruit flavours like plums and blackberries. This wine in particular, is very fruity and is both smooth and easy-drinking with just a hint of spiciness.

Food match

Charcuterie, Meaty pasta dishes, Pizza

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 takes place, which is then followed by a 3 week long alcoholic fermentation at 25-26°C maximum. Gentle extraction and pumping-over used. Matured on lees for another 3 weeks, this wine completes its second fermentation in tanks.

  • Vegetarian Yes
  • Vegan Yes

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