Winery: Meridiana Wine Estate
Grape : Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot
Region : Malta / Ta Qali
Wine Style: Maltese blended Red
Alcohol Content: 13%
Food Pairing: Beef, particularly grilled or roast beef and filet mignon. Blue cheese, Cheddar cheese, Gorgonzola. Chicken, particularly grilled or roast chicken.
Description: Melqart has a deep, ruby-red colour; an aroma of ripe berry fruits with spiced notes; and a rich, blackberry flavour with silky tannins and a long finish. The wine is aged for 6 to 8 months in French oak barrique (225 lt) and after bottling it rests for a further 6 months in the bottle.