This Merlot has a rich aromatic profile with notes of chocolate and dark cherries. The complex fruit flavors are followed by a smooth, velvety finish.
Pair this wine with blue cheese, duck, beef, veal and dark chocolate.
Merlot, and a small amount of other red varietals
The wine aged predominately in both French and American oak barrels, 40% new, for approximately 17 months. A small percentage of the wine aged in stainless steel to retain freshness of fruit and varietal character.
Fermented for 6-10 days on skins to extract optimum fruit and textural components.
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Shipping & Service
Below are the states we can ship to, as noted in green.
Connecticut(25 bottles/62 days)
District of Columbia(1 case/month)
Florida(permitted only to certain wet areas)
New Hampshire(12 cases/year, permitted only to certain wet areas)
New Mexico(2 cases/month)
New York(36 cases/year, permitted only to certain wet areas)
North Carolina(2 cases/month)
North Dakota(3 cases/month)
South Carolina(2 cases/month)
South Dakota(12 cases/year)
Tennessee(1 case/month - up to 3 cases/year)
Texas(45 bottles/month - up to 181 bottles/year)
West Virginia(2 cases/month)
To ensure extreme weather conditions or temperature variances do not impact the quality of your wine, orders will only be shipped Monday through Wednesday for ground shipping (when available) and Monday through Thursday for second-day and overnight shipping. Orders must be placed by 8 a.m. PST to be shipped on the same day. LEARN MORE