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Bottle Price: $80.00
Bin: 503
Name: Duckhorn Merlot
Vintage: 2014
Region: Napa Valley AVA, California (WS:90 - Best from 2015-2022)
Varietal: Merlot
Producer: Duckhorn
Country: USA
Rating: WS:90

Tasting Notes: Focused and deeply structured, with bold blackberry and cedar aromas and flavors, accented with a plush texture and notes of cherry, tobacco and mineral. Drink now through 2022. 63,000 cases made. — TF
Galaxy Notes: 88% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Petit Verdot, 2% Cabernet Franc, 1% Malbec Cooperage 100% French Oak Château-style Barrels (60 Gallons) Barrel Aging: 16 Months Age of Barrels: 25% new, 75% second vintage. This Napa Valley Merlot is a complex blend of several individual vineyard lots, incorporating fruit from our Estate Vineyards and from top independent growers throughout the Napa Valley. The final wine is a rich and cohesive expression of the entire Napa Valley, reflecting the varied microclimates and soils of this unique appellation.
Food Pairings: STEAKHOUSE SAMPLER PLATTER FRESH CUT DELMONICO ANGUS RESERVE NEW YORK STRIP STEAK FRESH CUT FILET MIGNON TOP SIRLOIN STEAK LAND and SEA