Winery Winkler-Hermaden kapfensteiner Merlot
This wine generally goes well with beef and game (deer, venison).
Food and wine pairings with kapfensteiner Merlot
Pairings that work perfectly with kapfensteiner Merlot
Original food and wine pairings with kapfensteiner Merlot
The kapfensteiner Merlot of Winery Winkler-Hermaden matches generally quite well with dishes of beef or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of barbecued prime rib with coarse salt or pheasant in a casserole with white wine.
Details and technical informations about Winery Winkler-Hermaden's kapfensteiner Merlot.
Discover the grape variety: Merlot
Merlot noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Bordeaux). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small to medium sized bunches, and medium sized grapes. Merlot noir can be found in many vineyards: South West, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Loire Valley, Armagnac, Burgundy, Jura, Champagne, Rhone Valley, Beaujolais, Provence & Corsica, Savoie & Bugey.
Last vintages of this wine
The best vintages of kapfensteiner Merlot from Winery Winkler-Hermaden are 2015, 2003
Informations about the Winery Winkler-Hermaden
The Winery Winkler-Hermaden is one of of the world's great estates. It offers 35 wines for sale in the of Südoststeiermark to come and discover on site or to buy online.
The wine region of Südoststeiermark
The wine region of Südoststeiermark is located in the region of Steiermark of Steirerland of Austria. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Neumeister or the Domaine Winkler-Hermaden produce mainly wines white, red and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Südoststeiermark are Zweigelt, Gewurztraminer and Chardonnay, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Südoststeiermark often reveals types of flavors of lychee, earth or tree fruit and sometimes also flavors of tropical fruit, non oak or oak.
The wine region of Steirerland
Austria/steirerland/styria">Steiermark, or Styria, is the southernmost wine producing region in Austria, based around the city of Graz and stretching out towards the border with Slovenia. The hilly terrain and the region's cool take on the Mediterranean Climate mean that viticulture here is markedly different from the rest of Austria. Steiermark's specialties include Sauvignon Blanc, wines made from the Traminer family and Schiclher, a rustic local rosé made from Blauer Wildbacher. Hardonnay">Chardonnay (often labeled "Morillon"), Weissburgunder and Welschriesling are other important varieties grown here.
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