DOC Friuli Grave Merlot Riserva
|Composition of the land
||Moderately loose-packed, with patches of gravel.
|Yield x hectare
||65 quintals of grapes per hectare
||Grapes harvested by hand in bins during the period of optimal ripeness, 21 - 30 September.
||With the technique of maceration on the skins in special stainless steel fermentation vessels at the controlled temperature of +10 to +28 °C.
||8 months in stainless steel vats, approximately 24 months in oak barrels made of a mixture of different woods (Allier, Never and Tronçais) and afterwards 12 months in the bottle before marketing.
||Pairs with dishes with rich sauces, excellent with roasted game or with aged cheeses.
||Price Pighin Grave Friuli Merlot Riserva 2011 € 10.96