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Merryvale Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 1997

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

Bright ruby. Blackberry, coffee grounds, dill and exotic oak spices on the nose. Pliant, sweet and fairly deep, with a bright cassis flavor and strong oak tones. Finishes with big, chewy, building tannins and a late note of whiskey. Betrays a rather ... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1997 Merryvale Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer Vineyard Selection 750ml

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Merryvale Vineyards:
Merryvale Vineyards is a family-owned Napa Valley winery dedicated to passionate winemaking and the fine art of living well. For the past 25 years Merryvale has been turning exceptional Napa Valley grapes into world class wine. Merryvale’s historic building was the first winery built in the Napa Valley after the repeal of Prohibition in 1933, and has become a favorite destination for visitors... Read more
Merryvale Vineyards is a family-owned Napa Valley winery dedicated to passionate winemaking and the fine art of living well. For the past 25 years Merryvale has been turning exceptional Napa Valley grapes into world class wine. Merryvale’s historic building was the first winery built in the Napa Valley after the repeal of Prohibition in 1933, and has become a favorite destination for visitors to the valley. Merryvale is committed to protecting and preserving the environment through sustainable farming practices. Our new Starmont Winery on the historic Stanly Ranch in Carneros is a state-of-the-art solar powered facility, and our estate vineyards are Napa Green Farm certified. For more information, please visit www.merryvale.com. Read less

External Reviews for Merryvale Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
04/18/2012

Bright ruby. Blackberry, coffee grounds, dill and exotic oak spices on the nose. Pliant, sweet and fairly deep, with a bright cassis flavor and strong oak tones. Finishes with big, chewy, building tannins and a late note of whiskey. Betrays a rather ... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1997 Merryvale Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer Vineyard Selection 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/06/2010

Blackberry and plum on the dark, brooding nose, with subtle notes of coffee, saddle leather and just a touch of mint. Still lively on the palate, the fruit mixes with earth and oak on the midpalate, offering excellent complexity and tremendous struc... Alex Shaw. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 1997 Merryvale Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml



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