Tasting note Lenardo Just Me Merlot
Powerful red wine from Italy, with the scent of oak and ripe red fruit. The full, intense taste comes into its own with spicy (grill) dishes and spicy pasta.
Max di Lenardo is a remarkable appearance in the Northern Italian wine world. He is not only known as a former player of the national volleyball team, he is also an innovative winemaker who can be counted among the top of Friuli. Besides a series of beautiful white wines Max also makes some remarkable red wines. Like this Just Me Merlot. The grapes are harvested late and then dried up for a month, resulting in concentration. After fermentation, a fifteen-month maturation follows in small American oak barrels. The result: a striking wine with a lot of power and expression.