MERLOT

AGING

6–8 months french oak.

TECHNICAL SHEET LA JOYA MERLOT

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TASTING NOTES

Purplish red. Fruity nose with light, well-integrated oaky notes. Blackberries on the fruity palate with firm acidity, ripe tannins, and a floral note on the long finish.

FOOD PAIRING

Pairs well with stewed red and white meats prepared with herbs, olives, and mushrooms. Also with Chilean-style creamed corn with basil. Serve at 16ºC / 61ºF.