Domaine de la Monette Mercurey Le Saint Muchiau

$36.00

This wine has a red robe and purple tints with aromas of ripe fruits like dark cherries, soft vanilla oak and hint of herbs. Classy and powerful this Mercurey can be kept for 3 to 4 years. Can be decanted.

Food pairing : This Mercurey will pair really well with game, lamb, duck, chicken.

The grapes are harvested manually in small cases of 10 kilos each. After being tansported as quickly as possible to the winery they are rigorously sorted on a vibrating sorting table. Depending on the year and the cuvée, 95% of the grapes are subsequently destemmed. Grapes undergo a cold soak for 4 to 5 days before fermentation starts. Fermentation takes about 3 weeks. This wines age in oak barrels for ten months, with 30 to 45% new oak.

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