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By Marqués de Valdueza

Merula presents a medium-high, fruity-green intensity represented by tomato plant. Artichoke and green almond describe an aroma fundamentally made up of green tones. Rounded in mouth, the medium bitterness is set off by the intense piquant finish that reminds us of black pepper, with a light, final astringency reminiscent of recently cut, green wood.
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About Marqués de Valdueza

The Marqués de Valdueza produces Merula on his Perales estate near Mérida, Spain, where his family has been producing olive oil since 1624. Producers of Ávila beef, fine wine, vinegar, honey and a host of other products, this family lives in the tradition typical of Spanish nobility. The Marqués' exquisite taste is reflected by the products that come from his estates and which can be found in the finest kitchens around the world.
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Tasting Sensations

Olive Leaf
Green Fruit
Fig Leaf
Green Pepper

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