Appellation and origin: PGI Thracian Lowlands, Bulgaria.
Grape variety: Blend of 55% Merlot, 35% Malbec and 10% Syrah
Volume: 750 ml
Alcohol content: 14% vol.
Maturity: Mature; could benefit from further ageing. Keep 3 to 5 years.
Tasting notes: Opaque, inky purple colour. Intensive, expressive nose with aromas of ripe berries, predominant blackberries, liquorice, natural chocolate and hints of leather and rum with a nicely integrated oaky-vanilla tone. Note Bene is rich, full-bodied, fruity wine with ripe, velvety tannins. A long, spicy finish ends in an expressive aftertaste.
Serving suggestions: Pair with chicken, pork or lamb with BBQ sauce or Asian style, mild spicy meats and pasta, as well as ripe cheeses. Serve at 16-18°С, in Syrah glass (mid-size stem, wide bowl, narrow rim) or regular Red wine glass.
Storage: Keep at cool and dark place, at temperature 12-15°С.