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Switchback Ridge Merlot Napa Valley Peterson Family Vineyard 2004

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

Rich and deeply structured, with blackberry, toasty oak and spice aromas leading to ripe, dense black cherry and mocha notes that take on complexity and focus toward the firm finish. Drink now through 2012. Tasted twice, with consistent notes. 475 ca... Wine Spectator. A Merlot wine from California in USA. 2004 Switchback Ridge Merlot Peterson Family Vineyard 750ml

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Switchback Ridge:
Switchback Ridge Wines are sourced exclusively from the Peterson Family Vineyard in Calistoga. The property has been in the Peterson family since 1914 and encompasses nearly 100 acres located at the mouth of Dutch Henry Canyon. For over 75 years the property was primarily maintained as a farm and plum orchard, with vines intermingled amongst the trees. In 1990, the orchards were replanted to vi... Read more
Switchback Ridge Wines are sourced exclusively from the Peterson Family Vineyard in Calistoga. The property has been in the Peterson family since 1914 and encompasses nearly 100 acres located at the mouth of Dutch Henry Canyon. For over 75 years the property was primarily maintained as a farm and plum orchard, with vines intermingled amongst the trees. In 1990, the orchards were replanted to vineyard, where there are currently 18 acres of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petite Sirah vines, in addition to a three acre 50+ year old Petite Sirah block that John Peterson helped plant as a child. Read less

External Reviews for Switchback Ridge Merlot Napa Valley Peterson Family Vineyard

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/15/2009

Rich and deeply structured, with blackberry, toasty oak and spice aromas leading to ripe, dense black cherry and mocha notes that take on complexity and focus toward the firm finish. Drink now through 2012. Tasted twice, with consistent notes. 475 ca... Wine Spectator. A Merlot wine from California in USA. 2004 Switchback Ridge Merlot Peterson Family Vineyard 750ml



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