Cusumano Merlot

Cusumano Merlot 2016

This wine has intense aromas of ripe red fruit accented by notes of black pepper. The spicy, subtle body has warm flavors of plum, wild berry, and licorice leading to a silky finish.

Style:
Spicy, Silky, Aromatic
Flavor:
Plums, Wild Berries, Licorice
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Italy
Grapes
Merlot
Alcohol Percentage
14.50%
Fermentation
De-stemming and cold maceration on skins for 2 days. Fermentation with frequent re-circulation and removal of the must. Malolactic fermentation in stainless steel.
Aging
A period in contact with the lees for at least 5 months.