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Fantinel, Borgo Tesis Merlot DOC
Fantinel Borgo Tesis Merlot DOC


Tasting Notes: Ruby red with garnet glints, with a bouquet of forest fruits and a smooth, rounded palate. Ageing in oak barrels makes this wine, which is part of the history of Friuli, particularly well-balanced.

Location Friuli Venezia Giulia. Soil Gravelly.
Estate Fantinel Vine Training: Guyot.
Density: 4,600/ha.
Age: 15-20 years.
Winemaker Alberto Zanello. Vinification Fermentation in stainless steel vats at 25°. Maceration for 15 days.
Varietals 100% Merlot. Barrel Slavonian Oak.
Residual Sugar 2 grams per liter. Maturation 10-12 months in the barrel.
Acidity 5.1 grams per liter. Vintage Production 8,033 cases.
Alcohol 12.5% by volume. Foot Fairing Roasted meat, deep-fried food, stews, and poultry.
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