Shafer Napa Valley Merlot 1997
From a modest beginning of 1,000 cases in 1978, the winery has grown steadily until reaching its present size of 32,000 cases of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay, Sangiovese and Syrah. Today Shafer wines are available in major markets nationwide and in many foreign markets.
RiceSelect's creamy Arborio gets blended with sweet potato, coconut milk and vanilla to create this decadent cheesecake. Pairs well with Saunternes; a white dessert wine that has hints of coconut from aging in oak barrels.
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The 1997 Merlot (80% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc, and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon) could merit an outstanding rating. While it may not possess the weight and rustic fullness of the 1996, it offers vivid fruit, soaring aromatics, and a soft, medium-bodied, w... Robert Parker. A Merlot wine from California in USA. 1997 Shafer Vineyards Merlot 750ml
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