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Wente Vineyards 'Sandstone' Merlot California Livermore /San Francisco Bay 2009

Member Review by vin0vin0:

Unfortunately this bottle is on its way out. Not much fruit left, just a bit of dried plum, a touch of tar and a bit of a metallic aftertaste. There's still some decent acidity left but not much else.

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Color: Red
Varietal: Merlot
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Wente Vineyards:
Founded more than 125 years ago, Wente Vineyards is the country’s oldest, continuously operated family-owned winery. Today, the winery maintains its leadership role in California winegrowing under ownership and management by the Fourth and Fifth Generations of the Wente family. Blending traditional and innovative winemaking practices, the winery draws from approximately 3,000 acres of sustaina... Read more
Founded more than 125 years ago, Wente Vineyards is the country’s oldest, continuously operated family-owned winery. Today, the winery maintains its leadership role in California winegrowing under ownership and management by the Fourth and Fifth Generations of the Wente family. Blending traditional and innovative winemaking practices, the winery draws from approximately 3,000 acres of sustainably farmed Estate vineyards to create an outstanding portfolio of fine wines. Located just east of San Francisco in the historic Livermore Valley, Wente Vineyards is recognized as one of California’s premier wine country destinations, featuring wine tasting, fine dining and championship golf. Read less

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Snooth User: vin0vin0
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11/04/2014

Unfortunately this bottle is on its way out. Not much fruit left, just a bit of dried plum, a touch of tar and a bit of a metallic aftertaste. There's still some decent acidity left but not much else.



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