Rutherford Hill has had a run of solid vintages and this one falls right in line with a firm, mineral laden expression. Bright acidity and savory richness define a full-bodied flavor trail of blueberry, mocha and spice, rolling to a round, smooth finish. This easy drinking, delicious Merlot was meant to please a crowd.
Firm and minerally, with graphite accents to the dried red currant and berry flavors. Bright acidity and savory richness linger on the lithe finish.