Matias Riccitelli Old Vines Patagonia Merlot
- Brand: Matias Riccitelli
- Product Code: GWD-58517
- Availability: In Stock
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Old rebel vineyards standing on loamy soils on the banks of the Rio Negro still resist in Patagonia. Rediscovering this past is part of our future.
Matias Riccitelli's vineyards cover over 20 hectares located in three selected sites within the premium growing region of Lujan de Cuyo, Mendoza.
This is a young and dynamic project in which Matias is seeking to express the full potential of Argentine terroir.
Grapes: 100% Merlot
Region: Argentina / Patagonia / Rio Negro, 50 year old vines
Maker: Matias Riccitelli
Notes: Deep ruby red with violaceous highlights, Wild red fruits, spices, chocolate and vanilla. Great structure, round and with an elegant finish
Serve: At 16-18c it is best served with Red game meat and strong cheeses