Have courage, this one is worth the climb! Grown on the eastern facing slopes of Mt Veeder, this is an elegant, seamless Merlot with a wonderful, juicy texture and undeniably delicious sense of style. Aromas of spice and candied orange are irresistibly alluring, but it’s that full-bodied charm and layers of chewy tannins that seal the deal with one compelling, savory finish.
Aromas of spices, such as cloves, dark berries and some herbs. Full-bodied and layered with chewy tannins and a savory finish. Juicy and flavorful.
Pretty, exotic candied orange and floral notes emerge from the 2018 Merlot, which is medium to full-bodied and has a juicy, elegant texture, moderate, nicely integrated tannins, and just a charming, undeniably delicious style. It builds nicely with time in the glass and shows the more pure, elegant, seamless profile of the vintage yet still brings plenty of fruit. It’s ideal for enjoying over the coming decade.