Stonestreet Legacy Meritage Red 2002

Bordeaux Red Blends from Sonoma County, California

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Item No. 86970
  • red wine
  • collectible wine
  • RP92
Ratings Pedigree:
  • 1995
  • RP91
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Winemaker's Notes

On the Alexander Valley mountain, the soil is thin, rocky and gravelly. This helps produce fruit that is complex, rich and concentrated. We complement this powerful fruit by using only small, thin-staved French oak barrels with which to age this wine. The resulting wine is supple, with flavors of cedar, black currant and dark chocolate. Look also for hints of smoky toastiness and concentrated black cherries.

This 2002 Legacy is the thirteenth release of our Bordeaux-style varietal blend. With this vintage, we selected five lots of wine from our estate vineyards in the eastern mountains and hills enclosing the southern end of the Alexander Valley.

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For the price I was a little disappointed in this wine as I expected it to be drinkable immediately. We purchased two bottles and have handwritten a note on one of them to shelf for a couple more years.
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Learn About Stonestreet Map ItMap It

In the autumn of 1989, Jess Jackson acquired the Zellerbach winery and renamed it in honor of his late father, Jess Stonestreet Jackson. Stonestreet quickly garnered international acclaim for their powerful reds and luscious whites. Today, Stonestreet wines are undergoing a transformation, using fruit from Alexander Mountain Estate and new winemaking techniques. Alexander...

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Learn About Sonoma County

Twice as large as Napa in size, Sonoma County only makes about a half the amount of wine as her northeasterly neighbor. But Sonoma, with her size, is able to vouch for more diversity within her borders, including sub-AVAs that are climatically varied. The atmosphere of Sonoma is decidedly laid back and down home country style. But in wines, they are keeping up with the...

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Learn About Bordeaux Red Blends

Bordeaux Blends The Fab Five With so much history under its belt, it's no wonder that Bordeaux has figured out the recipe to produce amazing wines. Centuries of making (and drinking) wine led to the blend that has become synonomous with Bordeaux. Winemakers in the New World replicate this formula to create successful blends in their respective regions - you may see Bordeaux blends...

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