Anfora Merlot Yamagata 2019

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100% delicious Japanese Merlot, that spend 6-15 on their skins in amphora, also aged in amphora for around 6 months. Minerals, cherry, blueberry, and undertones of spice make this a very delicious wine.

 

Soft, delicious, and delightful to drink.

ABV:

  • 12.5%

Vintage:

  • 2019

Type:

  • Red

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Pairings

Roasted Vegetables, Turkey, Cheese Plate

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Varietal

Merlot

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Adventure Level

Middle of the Road

Region

Yamanashi-ken, Japan

The Producer

About Grape Republic

"Established in 2017, Grape Republic is a newcomer to the winemaking scene. Our commitment to crafting natural wines stems from grapes grown in the climate of Nanyo City, Yamagata Prefecture.

We embrace the concept of Terroir, encompassing not only the climate, terrain, and soil but also the people and cultures of each land. Located in Nanyo City, Yamagata Prefecture, our farmland and brewery facilities benefit from hills to the north and fertile ground to the south—a perfect setting for grape cultivation.

Our mission extends beyond winemaking; we aim to revitalize abandoned farmland by producing high-quality grapes and natural wines.

About the Region

Yamanashi-ken, Japan

In the picturesque prefecture of Yamanashi-ken, Japan, a burgeoning natural wine scene is unfolding amidst the stunning landscapes of rolling hills and fertile valleys. Winemakers in Yamanashi-ken embrace sustainable viticulture, cultivating indigenous grape varieties with meticulous care and a deep reverence for the land. The wines of Yamanashi-ken reflect the region's unique terroir, offering a captivating array of flavors that range from crisp, floral whites to elegant, fruit-forward reds, each bottle a testament to the region's rich winemaking heritage. With a commitment to minimal intervention in the cellar, these wines showcase a raw purity and vibrancy, inviting enthusiasts to explore the unique and dynamic world of Yamanashi-ken's natural wines with every sip.

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