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Clos Du Bois Merlot 375ml 2009

Clos Du Bois Merlot 375ml 2009

The fruit for Clos Du Bois' Merlot comes from vineyards in Sonoma County's Alexander and Dry Creek Valleys. Extended maceration enhances color, flavor and mouthfeel, and aging for 18 months in 60-gallon oak barrels ads softness and a subtle vanillin component. Cabernet Sauvignon adds structure and complexity, and enlivens the subtle...

mb1685716$9.74
Franciscan Merlot 2011

Franciscan Merlot 2011

Franciscan’s Merlot grows in the cooler half of Napa Valley, from the winery’s estate in the heart of the Oakville District on south to vineyards in Carneros. These cooler vineyards give more vibrant flavors and denser structure to the wine—two qualities that are critical to growing outstanding Merlot. In the winery,...

mb2491464$20.98
Freemark Abbey Merlot 2011

Freemark Abbey Merlot 2011

The color is a rich ruby in depth with reddish hues. The aroma is appealing with nuances of dried cranberry, red raspberry, cherry, chocolate espresso, not to miss the subtle hints of mint and arugula. The pleasant balance in the flavor, while finishing on the crisp side, is accented by flavors...

pa37854$26.28
Joseph Carr Merlot 2009

Joseph Carr Merlot 2009

Joaseph Carr always take a classic Bordeaux style approach to their Napa Valley Merlot, employing Merlot, Cabernet Franc, and Cabernet Sauvignon in the final cuvee. It's all part of a mission to produce complex, yet balanced wines that echo a European sensibility and exhibit approachability upon release. Elegant, stylish, with depth...

rws45599$8.65
Ravenswood Merlot Vintners Blend 2011

Ravenswood Merlot Vintners Blend 2011

Merlot is by nature softer than Cabernet, which is the problem with most low-priced Merlots: they're limp to the point of being flaccid. Our Vintners Blend bucks this trend, adding the structure of French oak to the early-maturing appeal of the varietal. Merlot's opulent fresh-plum persona is here enhanced by notes...

mb99593114$12.58
Ray's Station Merlot 2011

Ray's Station Merlot 2011

When Ray's Station tries to describe this wine, they come up with words like lush, rich, dense, concentrated. Hearty. They decided to blend some Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc into this wine to add some backbone and plump up the mid-palate. They also aged the wine in French oak barrels coopered...

mb5282764$13.92
Simi Merlot 2010

Simi Merlot 2010

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...

mb2471464$15.69
Talus Merlot 2009

Talus Merlot 2009

With vibrant, jammy aromas of plums and red cherries, this attractive Merlot has a round, velvety mouthfeel and soft, lingering finish. Ripe fruit flavors complemented by just a hint of sweet, toasty oak make it the perfect match for grill flank steak and barbecued chicken.

mb1469064$9.20
Tangley Oaks Merlot 2010

Tangley Oaks Merlot 2010

Every year the Tangley Oaks winemaker selects the single lot that has developed into the truest example of the esteemed Napa Valley and typicity of the Merlot grape. This Napa Valley Merlot is well balanced, showing its terroir as the aromas and flavor profile unfold. Red berries and plum show through,...

mb7327804$12.17
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