Clixby Ann's Reviews
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43 reviews were found
This wine had a slightly tangy kick but was not at all bitter. Blackberry and currant notes were delightful.
screw cap wine
Very lightly sweet and crisply dry. We really, really enjoyed this one, and one of us does not like sweet wines, nor the other, dry. It's an excellent balance in this bottle.
After a proper breathing interval (30 minutes or so), the first glass had deep rich fruit with blueberry notes and light aged oak. The second glass seemed heavy and strongly alcoholic. Perhaps we needed the second half of the bottle to breathe even longer. Was a one-glass wine for us. (2, since there are two of us)
The best I can say is, it's OK. Not spectacular, not terrible.
I agree with another review here. Looking back at my bottle's tag notes, after we let the wine breathe for at least an hour, it was much fruiter and more smooth than any other Merlot we've had.