Spangler Vineyards 2004 Reserve Merlot (Southern Oregon)

This unquestionably is a bigger, darker, more concentrated wine than Spangler's regular Merlot. But is it markedly better? I picked up a slightly roasted, slightly burned character to the fruit, and once again, tannins that are thick and chalky. Hints of chocolate and tobacco stretch out the finish a bit, although the fruit goes away quickly. Paul Gregutt

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