Simi Winery Merlot expresses the perfect combination of their vine-specific vineyard care and the meticulous attention paid to the details in the vineyard. The lavish attention each vine receives allows Simi's winemaking staff to practice winemaking with very minimal manipulation, resulting in wines that are true expressions of the diversity of Sonoma County.
Sonoma County's cool mornings and warm afternoons combined with unique characteristics of soil, slope and sunshine make Simi Winery Merlot elegant and balanced with pleasing hints of clove, cocoa and violets.
Appearance: Deep red with a garnet edge
Aroma: Spicy clove and cinnamon with red fruits - cherry, blackberry, cassis and plum.
Flavor: Expressive cherry and blackberry with soft tannins and good weight on the palate.