Tenuta Zai

Numero 5 Spumante Brut Rosè 'Tenuta Zai'

Atura, Merlot DOC by Tenuta Zai reaches maturity after at least 2 years of aging in oak barriques reaching a splendid complexity


Denomination: Merlot DOC of the Berici Hills

Grape varieties: Merlot 100%

Region: Veneto (Italy)

Alcohol content: 14.5%

Format: 75 cl bottle

Vinification: Manual harvest in small boxes. Controlled temperature fermentation in steel containers with selected yeasts.

Aging: At least 24 months in barrique, 12 months in bottle

Allergens: Contains sulfites

Color: Intense ruby ​​red
Olfactory analysis: On the nose it presents a constantly evolving aromatic bouquet. Notes of cherries and blackberries give way to hints of chocolate and a light sensation of tobacco
Taste analysis: On the palate it is greedy and enveloping with a nice acidic-savory presence that makes it pleasant to drink. Long retro-olfactory persistence
How to serve it: Serving temperature 16°-18°C
How to enjoy it: Serve it in a large glass
Pairings: Wine with excellent structure goes well with elaborate and flavorful meat-based dishes such as braised or spit-roasted dishes and game in general


Tenuta Zai is located in Alonte, perfectly inserted in the exciting naturalistic context of the Berici Hills. It is a family-run business, characterized by passion, authenticity and sharing. Wine production is aimed at quality and respect for nature and each choice is made with the aim of obtaining wines that express the typical flavor and character of the terroir.

The calcareous-clayey soil is perfect for the cultivation of black grapes and allows us to obtain wines with an intense color, rich in body, complexity, acidity and longevity.