Vinessa

Benaco Bresciano Merlot

Wine produced mainly from the MERLOT grape grown by the company in Valtenesi. Full-bodied wine with a pleasant lingering aftertaste.

GRAPE MIX
Merlot 100%

YIELD PER HECTARE
90-100 cwt

THE WINEMAKING PROCESS
Grapes are harvested by hand, de-stemmed with minimum crushing, soaked for a lengthy period and select yeasts are used for the alcoholic fermentation process.

REFINEMENT
In cement barrels for 12 months then rested in bottles.

SENSORY EVALUATION
Intense ruby colour with an elegant aroma of ripe blackberry fruits with delicate hints of chocolate.