Move your mouse over image or click to enlarge

Finca Antigua Merlot



Be the first to review this item

Out of stock



More information

Technical Details



More information

 

At the beginning of 1998, in Family Martínez Bujanda we decided to initiate a new project for the construction of a new bodega. We began to look for new areas where the family could continue to produce estate-grown quality wines, as is our norm. For this purpose, we explored various vine growing areas throughout Spain, including La Mancha. After ruling out a number of vineyards in different regions, Finca Antigua was discovered.

Located between the provinces of Cuenca and Toledo , in the best area of the La Mancha D.O., we founded Finca Antigua, which was named after the old vines growing there at the time when the vineyard was acquired.

The exceptionallity is the hallmark of our cellar, since each plot is intended for the development of a different wine, ensuring  an unique and inimitable flavor.

The high altitude combined with the loam soil, high limestone content and little organic matter are the perfect symbiosis to allow the grapes to ripen.

Inaugurated in March 2003, this 1000 hectare estate, has 421 hectares (over a 1000 acres) under  vines  with varieties such as Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Syrah amongst others. This single estate vineyard has provided the  perfect setting to let the winemaker´s imagination and creativity run wild, with plantations and plots of international varieties growing closely with local varieties.

FINCA ANTIGUA MERLOT

A characteristic cherry red color and violet trim for a wine with vegetable, floral and spicy aromas. Light touches of toffee and toasted because of its 5 months of ageing in French oak barrels. Polished tannins and balanced acidity with alcohol. In mouth it is full of volume and density and has a long friendly aftertasting because of its fine tannin.

Ideal to accompany Japanese dishes as well as dried fish. Perfect for white meats and soft cheeses from cow and sheep.

Tasting Notes:

Visual Phase: Clear and bright. Deep red colour with a violet rim. High intensity.

Aromas: Great intensity, with floral and plant aromas (nettle, camomile, tea and eucalyptus) and spices such as cloves and vanilla. Slight hints of toasted wood and toffee, from its cask ageing. Very elegant and sensual on the nose.

Tasting Phase: The entry is smooth yet decisive (full tannin), showing a perfectly polished tannin and medium acidity balanced with the alcohol. It offers a mouth-filling sensation and has a long aftertaste and pleasant finish due to its fine tannin.

Matching: Ideal for accompanying Japanese dishes. A good match for dry fish such as monkfish or gilt head fish. It makes a good accompaniment to white meat and is perfect for drinking with soft cow’s and sheep’s milk cheeses.

This product was added to our catalog on Monday 21 September, 2009.
Reviews agotado
Customers who bought this product also purchased
Carme Roble 2013

Carme Roble 2013

The family have been producing wine for over a hundred years, always in Valbuena de Duero, for dom...
Read more

Gran Cerdo 4.00 EUR (12 Botellas)

Gran Cerdo 4.00 EUR (12 Botellas)

  Gran Cerdo (Big Pig) Gran Cerdo is a great wine dedicated to the bank executives that denied loans to us one the basis that wine is n...
Read more

CVNE Crianza 2011

CVNE Crianza 2011

CVNE Crianza is a red wine produced with Tempranillo grape varieties: Garnacha, Mazuela and Graciano. It is aged for at least one year in Bordeaux barrels to create a ...
Read more

Alcorta Reserve 2006

Alcorta Reserve 2006

Bodegas Juan Alcorta named in honour of their founder, Juan Alcorta, and situated on the old road to Fuenmayor (Logro&nt...
Read more

Gulden Draak, 33 CL

Gulden Draak, 33 CL

Gulden Draak (Dutch: Golden Dragon) is a dark Belgian beer with high...
Read more

Balbas Barrica 2013

Balbas Barrica 2013

Bodegas Balbás dates back to 1777, making today more than 200 years of a tradition of four generations dedicated to the deep-rooted passio...
Read more



Customer Reviews

Current Reviews: 0

User Rating:

  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
(0 votes)



Most Recent Customer Reviews
There are currently no reviews for this product. You can be the first!

Novedades
Aguardiente Antioqueno Sugarfree 1 Liter
Aguardiente Antioqueno Sugarfree 1 Liter
EUR 14,50
Novedades
Ofertas
CachaÇa Velho Barreiro 1 Liter
CachaÇa Velho Barreiro 1 Liter
EUR 13,05
EUR 11,50 (-12%)
Ofertas

Visita nuestro Blog

Notificaciones
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Finca Antigua Merlot
Notificaciones
Avisa
 

Tell someone you know about this product.
Avisa

Licorea Information Services
Contact us Conditions of Use Prices for volume Licorea.com - Novedades RSS
Where to find us Privacy Notice Programa de Afiliados Licorea.com - Novedades XML
Información Corporativa Shipping & Returns Give Presents with us View All Products
  Pay Methods   What's New
  Transport Costs   Specials
  Política de Cookies    

In this moment there're 48 guests and 1 client online.
Licorea
PAGOS
Licorea recommends drinking in moderation
Copyright © 2003-2015 All rights reserved
Licorea.com - Licorea.es - Regalodeboda.es - Cervezea.com
Licorea, S.L.U. NIF-B54400189
Segura 24 - 03004 - Alicante - Spain