Spicey and distinct. Not bad for a merlot, with good complexity. Though the spices tend to overlap a bit, its a nice change from the overly common jammy and berry saturated reds. The tannins are not a soft as I may have liked, but the retention of oak amidst the spice was a nice tough. I say give it a try.
External Reviews for Alfasi Merlot Valle del Maule Kosher
Well-balanced, with plum and mild oak notes, and a velvety-smooth finish. Best served with: Full flavored beef, veal, or chicken dishes, as well as pasta and cheese.
A light-bodied mevushal red wine that is dry and full of plum flavors. Excellent before and during a meal.
Alfasi Merlot 2008 and all other wine from Alfasi are readily available to ship at discount prices. We carry many premium wine from across the world.
Food Pairings for Alfasi Merlot Valle del Maule Kosher
Dietary Information: Kosher
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