Bidoli.

Merlot
Friuli
by Arrigo Bidoli
Bidoli.

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Ripe attractive Italian Merlot with red fruits on front palate leading to plentiful darker spicy cherry fruits with a well balanced acidity on the palate. One of many Vegan friendly wines available from Wines Direct.

Merlot
Friuli
by Arrigo Bidoli

RRP: €13.65

Price: €12.65

Ripe attractive Italian Merlot with red fruits on front palate leading to plentiful darker spicy cherry fruits with a well balanced acidity on the palate. One of many Vegan friendly wines available from Wines Direct.

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country:
Italy
region:
Friuli Grave DOC
vintage:
2013
grapes:
Merlot
abv:
12.5
style:
Red
code:
10562
enjoy with:
Spaghetti Bolognese, Grilled Lamb Chops, Bean Stew
Light Bodied
full Bodied
Low acidity
high acidity
Dry
sweet
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Light Bodied
full Bodied
Low acidity
high acidity
Dry
sweet

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country:
Italy
region:
Friuli Grave DOC
vintage:
2013
grapes:
Merlot
abv:
12.5
style:
Red
code:
10562
enjoy with:
Spaghetti Bolognese, Grilled Lamb Chops, Bean Stew

Wine Makers

Bidoli. by Arrigo Bidoli

The Bidoli family winery makes a dramatic first impression. The building itself is modern, angular and stylish with one very obvious exception; a tall, cylindrical and strikingly old brick chimney protrudes from it. The vestiges of a pre-existing brick factory, it’s rather like seeing a saddle on top of a Ferrari but we’re nothing if not fans of ‘quirky’.

 

Winemaker Arrigo Bidoli and his sister, Margherita, are the sibling duo behind this fantastic Italian operation. Set in the northeast of Italy in Friuli-Graves, their vineyards straddle the braided River Tagliamento as it makes its way from the Alps to the Gulf of Venice. They follow a proud tradition of making clean, fresh and fruity Pinot Grigio under the SandenelPecile, Fornas and Bidoli label.

 

Friuli-Graves has been the source of much squabbling throughout history. At various stages it has been dominated by the Romans, the Byzantines, the Venetian State and the Habsburgs. Each era of rulers seems to have had its preferred wine, regional or otherwise. This means Friuli is characterized by the diverse types of wines that are made by each winery. This is mirrored in the Bidoli range which includes French staples Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon too.

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