Cuvaison Napa Merlot 2006
Cuvaison has been making great Napa Valley wines for over 40 years. We strive to be a sustainable company with certified sustainable vineyards and a solar powered winery. We have 2 locations, one in Calistoga and one in Carneros, and you will find a friendly tasting room and beautiful vineyard views at both!
External Reviews for Cuvaison Napa Merlot
Rating: 84/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wine (www.cgcw.com) in the September 2010 issue. This wine is contradiction unto itself. You see the words, 14.5% alcohol, stated clearly on the label, and realize that your tasting notes that describe the wine as lean, green and acidy just do not seem to fit. So, you go back to the wine, now that it is sits open on the table, and retaste it. "Cuvaison"? Check. "14.5%?" Yes. "Lean, green, acidic and yet full-bodied and smoothed by its early glycerin?" You betcha.Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wine aging recommendation: Drinkable now. Unlikely to improve with further aging.
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