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Uniqato Melnik 2006

Уникато Мелник 2006

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Producer:
Damianitza (Дамяница)
Country:
Bulgaria (България) 
Region:
Thracian Valley (Тракийска Низина)
Vintage:
2006
Other vintages: 
2008 [100]
 2005
Variety:
Early Melnik (Ранна мелнишка лоза)
Added by demiro
17 Jul 2008

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Winemaker's notes:
The grape is from vineyards with shapely slopes and light sandy soils. The scorching heat in August 2006 enhanced concentration of flavors. The grapes were hand-picked and carefully sorted at the beginning of October. The wine had aged in Bulgarien and French barrels for 9 months. Limited release, only 51 117 bottles. Suitable for ageing. Keep the bottle in horizontal position.

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Temperature: 16-18 °C
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Comments & Ratings
1andre
31 Jan 2009
93
This wine never fails to surprise me. It goes well with a good Bulgarian BBQ or on its own in front of the fire.
2demiro
25 Apr 2009
 
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