Gainey 1999 Merlot (Santa Ynez Valley)

Picked before the grapes reached full maturity, this wine treads a complex line between blackberry and plum flavors and minty, herbal ones. American oak also adds a streak of sharp green mint. The balance works to the wine's advantage. Dry, dusty tannins are rich and refined.

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  • Alcohol
    13.5%
  • Bottle Size
    750ML
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    11/1/2002
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