Dark purple core with a ruby rim. Aromas of crushed blackberry plum and cassis emerge along with more subtle notes of graphite coffee and loamy earth. Light and lively on the palate the tannins are soft and well-integrated carrying the fruit t... Alex Shaw A Merlot wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2007 2007 Barone Ricasoli Casalferro Merlot 750ml
Layered with enticing aromas of plum, clove and notes of violet, this full-bodied Merlot shows a robust core of cherry, blackberry and cola on a seamless finish of fine-grained, yet firm tannins. Wine Spectator rating: 89.
With firm tannins and exceptional length, this is a lovely and age-worthy wine that shows how much Merlot can excel in a cooler growing season. aromas are rich and inviting with layers of amaretto, sweet spice and cedar. On palate, lush flavors of plum, blackberry and cherry dominate, with tannins adding structure and depth. The Wine Advocate rating: 90.
Deep ruby color with a crimson hue. Subtle nuances of cherry and mint aromas support an abundance of mulberry and plum fruit. A soft and supple bouquet of lush plum, cedar and hints of blackberry are framed with silky tannins. Blueberry essence builds on back palate for a smooth finish. Blend: 85% Merlot, 12% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Petit Verdot
Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 94. Evoking a dark berry coulis brushstroke, this Merlot presents a nearly black core with a shimmering ruby edge. Aromas of ripe black plum, fresh-baked pie crust and savory soy waft gently from glass. palate is complex and layered, with notes of wild blackberry, sandalwood, bay leaf, cinnamon oil, brown butter and orange peel. A gorgeous mouth-feel showcases an alluring shale-like minerality and fresh acidity on a firm bed of sweet tannins. Deep and concentrated, finish serves as a potent reminder of wine's highelevation Napa Valley pedigree. Blend: 85% Merlot, 13% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Malbec
2011 Merlot has been aged in thirty-three percent new French and American oak barrels for eighteen months. resulting wine shows intense aromas of black cherry, blackberry, and cassis. Complex nuances of cocoa and coffee bean emerge as wine opens up. This is a big Merlot that will age for many years to come. The Wine Advocate rating: 88.
The Wine Advocate rating: 94. This Merlot has a deep, rich purple hue. Blackberry, raspberry and choco- late mocha dominate aromas with a background of vanillin showing French oak barrel maturation and a hint of cranberry. Black plum, cassis and vanillin toasted oak are found on palate. This Merlot has good weight and is both elegant and structured.
2011 Swanson Napa Valley Merlot presents immediate appeal, showing a vibrant garnet color and robust aromas of freshly-crushed red and black cherries. Notes of sweet blackberry, coffee and allspice add further complexity. In mouth, wine exhibits ample black and red fruits, medium body and a fragrant, lingering finish. Expect optimum drinkability from 2014 through 2022. Wilfred Wong of Wine.com rating: 91.
Opaque depth of ruby red color, merlot expresses rich dark fruit aromas composed of blackberry, black currant, blueberry and dark cherry. There is a dark chocolate nuance with integrated spicy oak. Coupled with rich dark fruit, there is a hint of arugula adding to complexity. entry and finish are very smooth with integrated fruit resembling black cherry, overall balance of fruit, body, tannin and acidity are impeccable. velvety texture coupled with richness of flavor provides a profile that delivers from initial sip, one that continues on palate for a very long finsh. The Wine Advocate rating: 92.
A Merlot for Cabernet lovers, 2010 Napa County Merlot is a surprise, giving everything varietal should, plus much more. This full bodied wine starts with enticing aromas of deep, lush fruit blackberry, cherry, strawberry and cassis with hints of earth and caramel. Juicy flavors of black fruit show generously on palate and complimenting blend of intense flavors and silky tannins show just how complex Merlot can be.
Layered with enticing aromas of black plum, espresso, violet and red flower, this full bodied Merlot shows a robust core of dried cherry, blackberry, and baking spice on a seamless finish of fine-grained yet firm tannin. Blend: 80% Merlot, 17% Cabernet Franc, 3% Petit Verdot
2012 Napa Valley Merlot immediately captures attention with its perfumed black cherry, red plum and blackberry aromas, which are nicely complemented by hints of mineral and dried herbs. Boasting considerable depth and concentration on palate, wine offers rich, vibrant, dark cherry and plum flavors, with notes of sage, tea-leaf spice and a flinty minerality adding zest to long, cherry-laced finish. Immensely appealing now, this fragrant, delicious Merlot will profit from another 5-7 years' aging. An excellent companion to pork, pheasant and veal. The Wine Advocate rating: 92.
Layered with enticing aromas of plum and notes of violet, this full bodied Merlot shows a robust core of black cherry, blackberry, and cola on a seamless finish of fine-grained yet firm tannin.
Ruby colored, Merlot expresses bright fruit with forward spicy sweet oak. There are layers of flavor composed of blackberry, dark cherry, raspberry, dark plum, milk chocolate and spices such as cinnamon and vanilla. Coupled with bright fruit, there is a hint of arugula adding to complexity. entry and finish are very smooth with integrated fruit resembling black cherry and Santa Rosa plum. velvety texture coupled with richness of flavor provides a profile that delivers from initial sip, one that continues on palate for a very long time. Decanter rating: 90.
Aromas of violets and blueberries are followed by a fleshy palate of blackberry and chocolate, woven with licorice and black tea. Elegant tannins add weight and a polished texture and lead to a bright, lush finish. Delicious upon release, this Merlot will benefit from five years of cellaring from vintage and continue to age gracefully for at least ten years. Wine Enthusiast rating: 90.
Omega Paw Meow Merlot Turkey with Tart Cherry Treats 1.5LB (8 x 3oz) are a savory medium bodied turkey formula cat treat made with tart cherry juice and a hint of blackberry.
Omega Paw Meow Merlot Turkey with Tart Cherry Treats 3LB (16 x 3oz) are a savory medium bodied turkey formula cat treat made with tart cherry juice and a hint of blackberry.
(includes 3% merlot and 1% cabernet franc): Good bright medium ruby. Spectacular nose offers crushed blackberry cassis licorice violet and minerals complicated by leather and game. Lush silky and deep with enticing floral lift for the vintage... Stephen Tanzers IWC A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2009 2009 Kapcsandy Family Winery Cabernet Sauvignon Grand Vin State Lane Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 1500ml
An elegant high-toned style with violet and incense aromas leading the way followed by more suave blackberry and black cherry sauce notes. SIlky and pure with subtle length on the finish. -J.M. Wine Spectator. 85% merlot and 15% cabernet franc. P... Wine Spectator A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2010 2010 Teyssier Chateau Bordeaux Blend 750ml
2013 William Hill Estate Central Coast Merlot is reminiscent of a bold Cabernet Sauvignon, with its rich flavors and substantial mouthfeel. Aromas of blackberry, black cherry and toasty oak set stage for a palate of decadent black cherry, pepper and chocolate.