38 Wines from 25 Wineries

Kellerei Meran - Cantina Merano A.A. MERLOT RISERVA "FREIHERR" Bottle Preview
Kellerei Meran - Cantina MeranoA.A. MERLOT RISERVA "FREIHERR"

Situated at the foot of Montefranco, where they are well protected, the ancient vines here produce extremely high quality, small-berried, phenol-rich grapes that are of outstanding quality. This high cordon is the subject of intense manual labour to select the bunches of grapes individually. Only a few, and those with the smallest berries, remain on the vine. The hand-selected grapes of this single estate are then aged in new and used barrique barrels into true greats. A zesty, powerful and durable Merlot Riserva, that is entirely capable of holding its own with the biggest names in its class.

Eberlehof Alto Adige DOC Merlot Selection Bottle Preview
EberlehofAlto Adige DOC Merlot Selection

The variety of Merlot has its origins in the French wine area Bordeaux and has been cultivated in South Tyrol for more than 100 years now. This variety is a rarity in the assortment of the Eberlehof, since it is cultivated only to a small extent. After the controlled mash fermentation, the new wine matured in small oak barrels, which provides it with particular harmony and elegance.

Colterenzio Schreckbichl CORNELIUS Merlot-Cabernet Bottle Preview
Colterenzio SchreckbichlCORNELIUS Merlot-Cabernet

Deep red in colour; with a bouquet of ripe berry fruit, cassis and a hint of well integrated oak; black cherries and spices on the palate, underpinned by assertive but supple tannins; full-bodied, fine balanced, rich and long.

Cantina Andriano Gant Alto Adige Merlot Riserva Bottle Preview
Cantina AndrianoGant Alto Adige Merlot Riserva

The majestic Gantkofel- the mighty mountain dominating the landscape of Andriano - stands guard over the gently rolling hillsides and their vineyards of the broad Adige Valley. Distinct and elegant, with profound depths and well-balanced taste: apparent contradictions which combine in this rich Merlot to form a harmonious whole.

Kellerei Bozen Graf Huyn Merlot Bottle Preview
Kellerei BozenGraf Huyn Merlot

The grapes for this “Collection” line wine are grown on the best sites for the variety. The selected grapes produce a mature, full-bodied, elegant and long-lived wine.

Cora Hof IGT Weinberg Dolomiten Merlot Bottle Preview
Cora HofIGT Weinberg Dolomiten Merlot

Kraftvolles Rubin mit leichtem Granatschimmer. Eröffnet mit satten würzigen Noten, nach Kardamom und Lorbeerblatt. Am Gaumen dicht und fleischig mit satter Brombeere und Zwetschge. Zeigt reife, dunkle Beerenfrucht, griffiges Tannin, im hinteren Bereich feine Gewürze. Im Abgang eingemachte Frucht und Schokolade.

Cantina Kaltern kunst.stück Merlot Riserva DOC Bottle Preview
Cantina Kalternkunst.stück Merlot Riserva DOC

One single image - immobile within the flow of time. A sigh of yearning melts into the immense breath of nature that infuses all, the flow of the seasons caresses the vine-clad hills. Pearl-like, the berries enfold a treasure that man will unveil, only to be once more hidden, flowing into a bottle, there to rest, silent; waiting, until the moment the curtains rise and it will be there, center staged, the Star. Experience will then become memory, imprinted on heart and mind: kunst.stück, artwork.

Cantina Kaltern LASÓN Merlot Riserva DOC Bottle Preview
Cantina KalternLASÓN Merlot Riserva DOC

A glass of this Merlot will take you to Kaltern quicker than a satnav. Impressive absinthe and mint-themed freshness leaves no room for doubt.

Nals Margreid Levad Merlot Bottle Preview
Nals MargreidLevad Merlot

Nals Margreid LEVAD Merlot Bottle Preview
Nals MargreidLEVAD Merlot

Mauslocher Merlot Bottle Preview

The name of this grape varietal is derived from French “le merle”, the blackbird. An early-ripening varietal, Merlot offers intense aromas of red and dark fruit (cherry, plum, blackcurrant) and spiciness (cloves, oregano, leather). A fruity, full-bodied wine with ripe, soft tannin and southern charm. In the glass Merlot is cherry to dark red. When drunk young, Merlot goes well with many dishes, especially mediterranean cuisine.

J. Hofstätter Merlot Bottle Preview
J. HofstätterMerlot

Weingut Tenuta Winery Schmid Oberrautner Merlot Bottle Preview
Weingut Tenuta Winery Schmid OberrautnerMerlot

. In our winery its whole vinification takes place in wooden barrels and is carried out in three fundamental steps: the maceration of the grapes, the malolactic fermentation and the final aging. After months of wait, the wine that we obtain has deep cherry colour and an intense aroma of spices and fruits. In the mouth, it offers a good tannic structure, followed by a long finish.

Kellerei Bozen Merlot Bottle Preview
Kellerei BozenMerlot

Merlot, one of the noble grape varieties, has been cultivated in Alto Adige for more than a hundred years. The grapes for this fruity and zesty wine, with its typical light vegetal notes, are harvested from selected vineyards.

Colterenzio Schreckbichl Merlot Bottle Preview
Colterenzio SchreckbichlMerlot

Originally from Bordeaux, Merlot has been producing impressive wines in South Tyrol for well over a century. Full, vivid ruby in colour, the nose shows plums, spice and forest berry fruits, while on the palate it is full-bodied and elegant, medium-rich, round, ripe with the smooth tannins typical of the Merlot grape, moving on to a long, full finish.

Franz Haas Merlot Alto Adige DOC Bottle Preview
Franz HaasMerlot Alto Adige DOC

The color of the Merlot is garnet red. Notes of elderberries, berries and dried figs are enriched with spicy aromas of fresh ground pepper and star anise. On the palate, the wine conquers with great freshness, articulated structure, fullness and firm tannins, which reveals roasted and vanilla notes and ends with a long finish.

Laimburg Winery Merlot Riserva Bottle Preview
Laimburg WineryMerlot Riserva

Castel Sallegg Merlot RISERVA Bottle Preview
Castel SalleggMerlot RISERVA

A unique wine, with an elegant bouquet, well-integrated tannins and a powerful and long finish.

Cantina Kurtatsch Merlot Riserva BRENNTAL Bottle Preview
Cantina KurtatschMerlot Riserva BRENNTAL

The Brenntal location north of the village of Kurtatsch belongs among the warmest locations ( up to 40°C/104°F) in Alto Adige. The vines on these steep slopes with its intensive sunshine grow on red, sandy loam. In the evening, the fleshy grapes are cooled by fresh fall winds. This unique terroir produces a Merlot which stands because of its power and dark fruitiness (lingonberries, blackberries), but at the same time retains its Alpine character (green tea, white pepper). This fruit is joined on the palate by dense, velvety tannins. Delicate acidity gives the wine balance and an impressively long finish.

Weingut - Tenuta H Lentsch Merlot Riserva DOC Bottle Preview
Weingut - Tenuta H LentschMerlot Riserva DOC

The wine is of an intense garnet red colour with slight lightening on the edge. Pronounced intensive dark fruit (raspberry, black cherry, plum, blackberry), oak wood and clove aromas as well as slightly earthy notes characterise the nose. On the palate, the Merlot Riserva is complex, with a medium body and a beautiful intensity of flavour. Very pleasant to drink, with a persistent and juicy finish.

Kornell Merlot Riserva Staffes Bottle Preview
KornellMerlot Riserva Staffes

Nose: fruity aromas of plum and wild berries with notes of chocolate, mocha, dried mint, graphite and a hint of smoke Palate: full-flavored, velvety, soft tannins, harmoniously juicy with a stimulating finish

Kornell Merlot Riserva Vigna Kressfeld Bottle Preview
KornellMerlot Riserva Vigna Kressfeld

Nose: multi-layered aromas of ripe plum and cherry jam with spicy notes of chocolate, mint and tobacco, elegant roasted aroma and a surprising freshness Palate: elegance and structure in harmony, subtle, soft tannins and a velvety fullness, long and convincing finish

Griesbauerhof Merlot Rosé Bottle Preview
GriesbauerhofMerlot Rosé

A dry rosé, bright salmon-pink in color, with fine fruit flavors and aromas of raspberry and fruit drops. A round body on the palate is held together with a balanced acidity and a hint of finely structured tannins.

Ritterhof Weingut-Tenuta MOLLIS Südt. Merlot DOC Bottle Preview
Ritterhof Weingut-TenutaMOLLIS Südt. Merlot DOC

» MOLLIS - The delicate « A flatterer of the senses. The harmony between the grapes creates elegance and expresses sophisticated lightness.

Castel Sallegg NUSSLEITEN Merlot Riserva Bottle Preview
Castel SalleggNUSSLEITEN Merlot Riserva

Dense, opulent and incomparably elegant. Powerful, complex and long.

Tröpfltalhof RosèMarie Bottle Preview

RosèMarie is a non-typical Rosè, a blend of Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon.

Kellerei St. Pauls Selections - Huberfeld Bottle Preview
Kellerei St. PaulsSelections - Huberfeld

THE GRAND ONE Curtain up for one of the true greats! On the so-called Huberfeld below Missian is where the Merlot of the same name grows. The deep, chalky alluvial soil and the heat-retaining surroundings provide this red wine with all it needs for its intense, unique properties. The field also resembles a natural amphitheatre, granting Huberfeld the backdrop it deserves.

Kellerei St. Pauls Selections - Meris Merlot Rosé Bottle Preview
Kellerei St. PaulsSelections - Meris Merlot Rosé

MERIS 100% MERLOT ROSÉ ALTO ADIGE DOC THE JOLLY ONE Meris is really one of the boys, up for anything: a scallywag who, like St. Pauls itself, is full of charming stories and joie de vivre. Self-assured and down-to-earth, it makes for a relaxed companion. This Merlot Rosé is a refreshing, playful and exuberant wine that reflects its origins and forms part of the community.

Colterenzio Schreckbichl SIEBENEICH Merlot Bottle Preview
Colterenzio SchreckbichlSIEBENEICH Merlot

A charming nose with hints of vanilla and coffee intert wined with floral aromas and lush plummy fruit. The palate is rich and deep with silky tannins and spicy oak tints and leading a long, smooth aftertaste. Ready to be drunk, this Merlot will continue to improve for several years.

Kellerei Bozen Siebeneich Merlot Riserva Bottle Preview
Kellerei BozenSiebeneich Merlot Riserva

The sun-blessed site in Settequerce (Siebeneich) near Bolzano offers ideal conditions for this Merlot Riserva. The warm fertile soils developed on alluvial deposits of the Adige produce a fruity, concentrated wine with good aging potential.

Cantina Terlano Siebeneich Merlot Riserva Bottle Preview
Cantina TerlanoSiebeneich Merlot Riserva

This Merlot which feels particularly at home on warm south-facing slopes with deep, loamy soils, is a complex, full-bodied red wine of great finesse.

Tröpfltalhof Storlond Bottle Preview

Storlond is a blend of Merlot (80%) and, minority, Cabernet Sauvignon.

Weingut Loacker YWAIN Merlot Bottle Preview
Weingut LoackerYWAIN Merlot

Vivid ruby red. Fruity bouquet: red berries, raspberries, cherries and currant, hints of green bell pepper and black pepper. Rich and mouth-coating, velvety tannins and lively acidity play together harmoniously.