Merlot

2018 Merlot

A beautiful mix of floral and fruit aromas lead to flavors of black currant, plums and a hint of earth. The wine is medium-to full-bodied and has exceptional balance of the acid, fruit and alcohol. Lingering finish of black plum, leather and a hint of pencil lead.

Winemaking Notes

Vintage: 2018
Varietal: Merlot
Varietal Composition: 100% Merlot
Appellation: Walla Walla Valley & Red Mountain
Vineyard: Browne Estate Vineyard, Red Mountain Vineyard
Acid: 6.6 g/L
PH: 3.69
Aging: 21 months in 50% New French oak, 54% second-fourth-use white oak
Alcohol: 13.90%
Volume: 750 ml
Cases Produced: 500

Acclaim

91 Points

2017 Vintage

Owen Bargeen of the International Wine Report

90 Points

2017 Vintage

James Suckling

90 Points

2015 Vintage

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