Cupcake Merlot 2011

Cupcake Merlot 2011

Cool fermented with a serious regimen of pump-overs in the early fermentation to extract the soft tannins and color during the aqueous phase. They then press before the fermentation reaches dryness to maintain the wines lush tannin structure. Finally, they put the wine in premium barrels for aging. Cool Fermentation Keeping...

mb2310584$13.92
Ray's Station Merlot 2012

Ray's Station Merlot 2012

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
Frei Brothers Reserve Merlot 2008

Frei Brothers Reserve Merlot 2008

Frei Brothers Winery crafts their wines in a gentle, traditional style enhanced through the use of modern technology that makes fruit the focus and showcases the best that each varietal and appellation have to offer. The grapes for Frei Brother Reserve Merlot were destemmed, but not crushed, to retain a significant...

rws26523$14.10
Simi Merlot 2011

Simi Merlot 2011

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$18.34
Wines That Rock Merlot 2011

Wines That Rock Merlot 2011

To capture the essence of Forty Licks, the 40 tracks that cover the Rolling Stones' career, Winemaker Mark Beaman chose to work with Merlot. This varietal captures the comfort of turning to a solid classic that stands the test of time. Much like the band itself, Mendocino County winemaking stays true...

mb2868034$16.40
Wente Merlot Sandstone Vineyard 2005

Wente Merlot Sandstone Vineyard 2005

Aromas of herbal tea, licorice and blackberry are accentuated by hints of spice and perfume. On the mouth, the wine is full bodied, but with a smooth mid-palate that showcases flavors of cherry and truffles alongside tobacco undertones.

rws17882$13.23
Estancia Merlot 2011

Estancia Merlot 2011

In Estancia’s quest to make a great Merlot they selected to include fruit from two regions. They chose cool-climate Monterey grapes for the exceptional texture they provide and Paso Robles for the rich California red berry characters that fruit from that region imparts in the finished wine. By blending fruit from...

rws17352$15.12
Kendall Jackson Merlot Vintners Reserve 2008

Kendall Jackson Merlot Vintners Reserve 2008

A blend of 96.4% Merlot, 3.3% Cabernet Sauvignon, .1% Cabernet Franc, .1% Petit Verdot and .1% Malbec. Wonderful plum, spice, currant and wild berry flavors. The soft tannins of this Bordeaux varietal carry these aromas and flavors to a long lingering finish one that beckons for another sip, or better...a glass!...

rws10080$15.88
Wild Horse Merlot 2010

Wild Horse Merlot 2010

Paso Robles provides us with exceptional Merlot fruit that is typically more intense and structured than its cousin, Cabernet Sauvignon. Wild Horse Merlot is a wine that provides rich ripe fruit flavors balanced by bright acidity. The soft, rich tannins, acidity and long finish make this wine an ageworthy contender.

mb1689054$15.57
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
Charles Krug Merlot 2008

Charles Krug Merlot 2008

Charles Krug's Peter Mondavi Family Napa Valley Merlot is aged for 17 months in small French oak barrels and expresses wild berry and blueberry aromas, with a touch of roasted pecans. An artful blend of Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Petit Verdot compose this balanced wine giving it a...

rws23730$15.87
Sebastiani Merlot Sonoma County 2011

Sebastiani Merlot Sonoma County 2011

A warm, dry spring melded into a picture-perfect summer, with warm temperatures, cool breezes and very few hot or cold days. However, their harvest was thrown into overdrive during the last week of August, when temperatures spiked into the triple digits! A normal, ten to twelve week long harvest was compressed...

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mb1460624$16.40
Benziger Merlot 2011

Benziger Merlot 2011

Benziger’s Sonoma County Merlot has flavors of red cherry, plum, blueberry, pepper and toast. Well integrated tannins give the wine a soft, textured mouthfeel and lingering finish.

GZ5123615$17.23
Souverain Merlot

Souverain Merlot

A satisfying Merlot that delivers layers of fruit flavors and aromas. The Stone Cellars Merlot is luscious and well-balanced with ripe strawberry and red cherry flavors, a soft-mid palate and finishing with a hint of baking spice. You'll enjoy sipping this wine as a pre-dinner aperitif or pairing it fruit-infused meat...

rws24821$20.51
Francis Ford Coppola Merlot Diamond Label

Francis Ford Coppola Merlot Diamond Label

Francis Ford Coppola's Diamond Collection Merlot combines fruit from Napa, Sonoma, and Monterey. The flavors and textures unique to each region harmonize beautifully together to create a wine that has dark, succulent fruit balanced by natural acidity. Intense aromatics of raspberry and blueberry lead to flavors of crushed berries, vanilla, and...

rws17427$18.88