Intensive ruby red color
Raspberry and wild cherries aroma
Blue plum confi aftertaste
Villa Grivitsa Merlot Our Merlot possesses an intensive ruby-red color with a nuance of pomegranate. The aroma is full of raspberry and wild cherries with a whiff of Eastern spices. The final is a well-balanced aftertaste of blue plum confi.
Our Merlot is appropriate for both classic French and Italian cuisines, as well as traditional Bulgarian dishes.
Merlot is a wine sort originating in France. It gained popularity among the red wines in Bordeaux, which are a masterful combination between Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Fran and Merlot. In France the Merlot sort is mostly popular in Pomerol and Saint-Émilion. Merlot is second in popularity in the world only to Cabernet Sauvignon.
In Bulgaria Merlot is a well-known wine. In the spirit of red wines Merlot varies from a powerful, rich body wine with a high alcohol percentage and well-pronounced aromas of chocolate and coffee, through elegant, structured fruity wines with plum aroma, bitter cherry, chocolate and tobacco, to lighter wines with vanilla aromas and red fruits. Merlot is a perfect addition to a pasta meal, pizza, roasted chicken with potatoes, turkey or pork meals. Merlot is characterized by plum aroma, which goes through an aroma of plum jam with the more mature wines. Also you can catch a whiff of cherry, raspberry, graphite, mocha, tobacco and vanilla. Usually Merlot wines are elegant with a ripe fruity taste, well-balanced soft body, even softer tannins and enough acidity. This is what makes it a preferred drink by the ladies.