Alira Merlot 2010 Magnum (1,5 L) (limited stock)
Dry red wine, 13.8% alcohol
A ruby and velvety Merlot, which reveals fresh and intense aromas of red fruits but also of spices, such as green pepper. It has an expressive taste, which gives the illusion of sweet, while the elegant notes of cherry and dark chocolate give a long finish and a complex aftertaste. It reminds of the style of Merlot warm climate.
Being an elegant Merlot, with a touch of spices and a sweet aftertaste, it suits succulent meat dishes with discrete flavors (rabbit, meatloaf). Gourmet notes complement Italian-inspired dishes with sauces such as pasta or lasagna. Can also pleasantly surprise with beef burgers.
Matured in barrel 11 months
2013 – VINVEST International Wine Show Timișoara: Gold Medal
2012 – International Gold Medal Bucharest Wine Competition
2011 – Excellence Awards Vinul.ro, red wine category 5-10 euros Silver Medal
2010 – Excellence Awards Vinul.ro, HoReCa red wines category: Silver Medal
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Tasting notes and serving recommendations
Color: Ruby with bricks reflexes
Smell: Sour cherry, dried leaves, chocolate, lime blossom, vanilla
Taste: Intense notes, creamy, chocolate ennobled, baked peaches, wood, black tea and even olives. Tannins well balanced, aided by a well integrated alcohol.
Serving: Serving at 18 degrees, at least 30 minutes after opening. It can be stored for up to 10 years, at a temperature of 13 degrees, away from light, in a horizontal position.