St. Clement Merlot Napa Valley 2009
Aromas of strawberry, cranberry, and raspberry jam with underlying hints of dark chocolate, vanilla cream soda, nutmeg, and cassis. On the palate are flavors of chocolate covered espresso beans, brown spices, and blackberries. The moutheel is round, but fAdd winemaker's notes
Four and a half glasses
Heavily oaked yet mildly tannic. Not quite as smooth as the 2004 vintage, but well balanced and delightful in its own right. Hints of black and red fruit in the mouth.
Excellent. Smooth, rich taste with hints of fruit and spice. Good alone or with food.
Three and a half glasses
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Aromas of strawberry, cranberry, and raspberry jam with underlying hints of dark chocolate, vanilla cream soda, nutmeg, and cassis. On the palate are flavors of chocolate covered espresso beans, brown spices, and blackberries. The moutheel is round, but f
"This Merlot opens with aromas of ripe raspberry and cassis. The palate follows through with bright flavors of cranberry and cherry and underlying clove with a smoky
The majority of this Merlot is grown in a vineyard close to the city of Napa called Big Ranch and from our favorite block of Abbott’s Vineyard in Carneros. The Merlot from these two vineyards experien
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Dark ruby core with a bright rim. Fleshy fruit aromas of black and red cherries surrounded by darker earth, roast coffee, licorice and a nice violet floral lift. Soft on the front palate with nice round tannins building on the mid-palate giving great... Mike Supple. A Merlot wine from California in USA. 2005 St Clement Merlot 750ml
Wine Enthusiast ReviewRated 92A beautiful young Merlot, soft and lush, with the classic tannic structure of Napa Valley. With intricate currant, cocoa-dusted cappuccino, cherry skin, herb and cedar flavors, it should hold and improve for up to six years.Wine Tasting NotesDense ruby red in color, this wine explodes with fruit aromas of ripe black plum and black cherry together with hints of coffee and vanilla. Immediately the celebration of fruit greets the palate and commingles with flavors of candied violets, cedar and sweet tobacco from the 100 percent French oak barrels.The supple, velvety tannins in this delectable Merlot create a long, complex finish of spice and black fruit to the very end.
Dark ruby core with a lighter rim and a hint of garnet to the edge. Huge plum aromas with fresh black cherry juice surrounded by spicy cedar, nutmeg, raw oak and candied cinnamon. Spicy, rich and dark on the palate. A touch of mocha and cinnamon spic... Mike Supple. A Merlot wine from California in USA. 2004 St Clement Merlot 750ml
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