Shafer 2010 Merlot (Napa Valley)

It's important to not drink this Merlot right out of the bottle, because it's pretty tannic, and thus it's hard to appreciate the wine's beautiful fruit. Give it some time in a decanter to reveal the complex flavors of blackberry, cherry jam, grilled prosciutto, cassis, red licorice, cola and spice. It's unclear if this will age for a long time, but it can certainly be enjoyed over the next five years.

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  • Alcohol
    15.3%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    4/1/2013
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