Merlot 56 2019

Wine that comes exclusively from vineyards owned by us. Produced only in the best years.

  • Denomination: Merlot DOC Venezia
  • Grapes: 100% Merlot
  • Origin: on the plain, Piave area
  • Soil: clayey and caranthose
  • Training system: spurred cordon with about 2500 vinestocks per hectare
  • Vines age: vineyard dating back to 1956
  • Yield per hectare: 70 quintals
  • Harvesting: manual harvesting in small crates at the beginning of October (part of the grapes dry in the vineyard)
  • Vinification: destemming and maceration with fermentation in vitrified concrete tanks for about 12 months
  • Ageing: in oak and cherry barrels and tonneaux for 12 months. Further refinement period in bottle for 24 months
  • Number of bottles: 5000 of L 0,750 | 250 of 1,5L
Tasting note
  • Colour: intense ruby red with garnet reflections
  • Bouquet: intense and pungent with hints of morello cherry and plum. Light herbaceous notes, small spices and tobacco
  • Flavour: excellent acidity and minerality. Warm, elegant and balanced. The tannin, in certain years, can be more pungent, absolute value of full longevity.
  • Alcohol content: 14% Vol
  • Combinations: at the table it goes well with cured meats and medium-aged or aged cheeses. Grilled, braised red meat and light game. Also pleasant to drink at the end of a meal.
  • Temperature of service: 18°/20°


Only the best years are considered for the real wine-making. Currently, Terre di Grassaga produced 3 prestigious and high quality wines.

Terre di Grassaga
Merlot 56 2015
Clay ground. Red River. Deep roots.

It is born in the holy river habitat, in vineyards innervated in 1956 on clay lawns. This stately merlot, maturates in cherry and oak wood.

Cuvee Oro 07
Golden Reflex.

Persistent and delicate perlage. From the fusion of noble good tradition white wines, a sublime way to gladden your hearts.

White Manzoni 08
The elegance of perfumes.

Born from the untiring job of Prof. Manzoni, this wine reproduces all the characteristics of its derive parents: White Pinot and Riesling Renano.