Bottega Wines is where Seven Directions winemaker Daniel Bontorin crafts small lot red and white wines from grapes he feels displays the highest potential from the Okanagan. Rich, deep, long-lived reds and supple, aromatic, crisp whites.
A classic Merlot made in the traditional style – handcrafted at every stage. Hand-picked, hand-plunged, extended macerations, basket pressed. Certified organic merlot grapes were grown on the outstanding Kozier Organic Vineyard on the Naramata bench in clay.
2014 Merlot 750ml | SKU #255271 | $33.66 – $36.99 | Available
Sustainably farmed on well drained rock and gravel in Osoyoos. 3 tons/acre. Hand-harvested with gentle whole cluster pressing. 100% stainless. Lifted nose of honeysuckle and peach and white flowers. A streak of minerality with a touch of lees. Enjoyably Juicy, yet soft and round. Finishes smooth with added spice and nuttiness.