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Kunde Estate Merlot Sonoma Valley 2014

Member Review by boss angler:

This merlot is very easy to drink. It starts with a slightly sweet beginning and gently turns into a very pleasing finish with medium-low tannin. It doesn't leave your mouth feeling dry.

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Kunde Family Winery:
Family owned and operated for five generations, Kunde Family Estate produces ultra-premium, estate-grown wines that are sustainably farmed in the finest traditions of Northern California's renowned Sonoma Valley.

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Snooth User: boss angler
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2004 06/24/2009

This merlot is very easy to drink. It starts with a slightly sweet beginning and gently turns into a very pleasing finish with medium-low tannin. It doesn't leave your mouth feeling dry.


Snooth User: brianmclean
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2004 04/27/2010

Found this on sale at my local store for $13.99 and for that price point, I really enjoyed it. Nice mouth feel, enjoyable tannins and not too "big" without too much fruit. Definately worth a try for around the 12-15$ range. I also love their Zinfandel port.


Snooth User: Moedon
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2004 07/24/2009

Four glasses


Snooth User: emf77
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3.00 5
Vintage: 2002 06/25/2007

had at a large party. good color, medium bodied. smooth with cherry flavors


Snooth User: solitaryman422
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0.00 5
Vintage: 2001 09/24/2011

found a bottle of "Kunde Estate Winery" 2002 Merlot at Publix & am having a hard time finding anything about this wine. Can anyone help that actually tried this wine?


External Reviews for Kunde Estate Merlot Sonoma Valley

External Review
Vintage: 2006 03/01/2012

Kunde is a family owned wine estate in Sonoma Valley that’s been around for over 100 years. All of its wines are estate bottled, produced from grapes grown in its own 1,850 acres of vineyards, which is very unique in this day and age. What else is unique about Kunde is their commitment to sustainable farming and environmentally beneficial practices throughout the winery. Last year the state of California recognized Kunde Estate and awarded it the Governors Environmental and Economic Leadership Award. This is California's highest environmental honor; quite an accomplishment in a state known for leading the way on environmental initiatives. And with that, they still make outstanding wines. This 2006 Merlot is a full bodied red that shows depth and expression. It has ripe fruit but in a complex framework of lively but elegant tannins. Blackberry, cassis, herbs, chocolate and cedar notes stand out on the palate. This is a Cab lover’s Merlot.


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Vintage: 2006 03/07/2012

Kunde is a family owned wine estate in Sonoma Valley that’s been around for over 100 years. All of its wines are estate bottled, produced from grapes grown in its own 1,850 acres of vineyards, which is very unique in this day and age. What else is unique about Kunde is their commitment to sustainable farming and environmentally beneficial practices throughout the winery. Last year the state of California recognized Kunde Estate and awarded it the Governors Environmental and Economic Leadership Award. This is California's highest environmental honor; quite an accomplishment in a state known for leading the way on environmental initiatives. And with that, they still make outstanding wines. This 2006 Merlot is a full bodied red that shows depth and expression. The Wine Spectator described it as "Appealing for its nicely mature currant, cedar and anise aromas and soft flavors. Finishes with delicate tannins."


External Review
Vintage: 2005 10/15/2009

Kunde is a family owned wine estate in Sonoma Valley that’s been around for over 100 years. All of its wines are estate bottled, produced from grapes grown in its own 1,850 acres of vineyards, which is very unique in this day and age. What else is unique about Kunde is their commitment to sustainable farming and environmentally beneficial practices throughout the winery. Last year the state of California recognized Kunde Estate and awarded it the Governors Environmental and Economic Leadership Award. This is California's highest environmental honor; quite an accomplishment in a state known for leading the way on environmental initiatives. And with that, they still make outstanding wines. This Merlot is a full bodied red that shows depth and expression. It has ripe fruit but in a complex framework of lively but elegant tannins. Blackberry, cassis, herbs, chocolate and cedar notes stand out on the palate. This is a Cab lover’s Merlot.


External Review
Vintage: 2003 05/30/2009

A Merlot wine from California in USA. 2003 Kunde Estate Merlot 1500ml


External Review
Vintage: 2003 03/16/2010

Kunde Estate Merlot 2003 and all other wine from Kunde Estate are readily available to ship at discount prices. We carry many premium wine from across the world.


External Review
Vintage: 2003 01/17/2009

Wine Tasting NotesStriking a wonderful balance between fruit and oak, it is a complex and concentrated wine with a supple core of ripe cherry and plum fruit that is accented by toasty oak, vanilla and butterscotch. Its silky texture is highlighted on its lengthy, focused finish.



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