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Orbelia Winery Via Aristotelis Merlot 2016 Wine Review

Orbelia Winery Via Aristotelis Merlot 2016

Orbelia Winery Via Aristotelis Merlot  2016

Struma Valley, Bulgaria

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $23.85

Drink: 2019-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Medium

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Orbelia Winery

Agent: Nuworld Importers

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A lovely, full-bodied supple Bulagrian Merlot with aromas of ripe black plum and dark berries and a hint of smoke from oak aging. Pair with grilled meats.

Merlot food pairings: duck, turkey, barbecue, hard cheeses.

This Orbelia Winery Via Aristotelis Merlot 2016 was reviewed on November 27, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

  • AGLC
  • 759070

Reviews and Ratings

Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Lovely and full flavoured. Aromas of black plum, blackberry, with tobacco and smoky notes. Full bodied with brighter acidity than expected, lots of ripe berry flavours on the palate, and some oaky smoke on the finish. Enjoy with grilled pork or beef.
The aroma is a fruitful bouquet in a delicate combination of blackberry, plum, and chocolate. The body is tight, bulky and harmonious, with sweet soft tannins and a dynamic balance between spiciness, freshness, and sweetness. Wine has very good aging potential.

Source: Agent (Nuworld Importers)

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