There's a deep mineral tone that persists throughout this plush, velvety Meritage, accenting ripe cherry flavor with granite, and hints of savory herb with dust and clay. The palate cuts rich berry flavors with brisk acidity and ruffles of soft tannins that extend the finish.
Anna Lee C. Iijima joined Wine Enthusiast in 2010. A former attorney turned beverage devotee, she holds a Diploma in Wine and Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a student in the Masters of Wine Program. She is also an Advanced Sake Professional of the Sake Education Council with an enduring love for saké and shochu.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org