Zonin Merlot Friuli DOC Aquileia
Our Wine of the week for the 23rd of November is Zonin’s Merlot Friuli DOC Aquileia.
This lovely bottle is £9.99 at Carpanini’s Emporium, Abergavenny.
AREA – Cervignano del Friuli.
GRAPES – 100% Merlot.
Intense ruby-red color enriched with brilliant reflections.
Captivating because of its freshness and its delicious vinosity in combination with a de- lightful abundance of fruity tones.
The aroma is pleasantly full and intense.The flavor is properly dry and expressed with agree- able equilibrium and a delicate harmony.
To be served at about 16°C (61°F).
Because of its finesse and elegance, it is a classic wine for the entire meal. It makes a particularly fine accompaniment for first- course dishes dressed with meat sauces, whi- te and red meats, savory polentas and mode- rately aged cheeses.