Merlot

List Page Learn About Content Graphic
undefined, null
All Filters
Coming Soon: Regions Map. This is not a final layout.
Gift Type
Gift Type
    Occasion
    Occasion
      Variety
      Variety
        Region
        Region
        Rating & Price
        Rating & Price
        Rating Unrated 100
        Price $0 $300+
        Include Out of Stock
        Availability
        Shipping availability and out of stock options
        Fine Wine
        Fine Wine
        Reset
        Back to All Filters
        Filter & Sort
        4 Items
        • Duckhorn Napa Valley Merlot (375ML half-bottle) 2015 Front Label
          Duckhorn Napa Valley Merlot (375ML half-bottle) 2015
          Merlot from Napa Valley, California
          • WW91
          • WE90
          4.4 9 Ratings
          Regular price
          Currently Unavailable $28.99
          Try the
          28 99
          28 99
          Save $0.00 (0%)
        • Rutherford Hill Merlot (375ML half-bottle) 2015  Front Label
          Rutherford Hill Merlot (375ML half-bottle) 2015
          Merlot from Napa Valley, California
            3.5 6 Ratings
            Regular price
            Currently Unavailable $17.99
            Try the
            17 99
            17 99
            Save $0.00 (0%)
          • Keenan Napa Valley Merlot (375ML half-bottle) 2015 Front Label
            Keenan Napa Valley Merlot (375ML half-bottle) 2015
            Merlot from Napa Valley, California
            • RP92
            • WW91
            0.0 0 Ratings
            Regular price
            Currently Unavailable $21.99
            Try the
            21 99
            21 99
            Save $0.00 (0%)
          • Frog's Leap Merlot (375ML half-bottle) 2015 Front Label
            Frog's Leap Merlot (375ML half-bottle) 2015
            Merlot from Rutherford, Napa Valley, California
            • W&S93
            • WW92
            0.0 0 Ratings
            Regular price
            Currently Unavailable $19.99
            Try the
            19 99
            19 99
            Save $0.00 (0%)
          Sorry, we couldn't find any matches.

          Learn about Merlot — taste profile, popular regions and more ...

          An easy-going red variety with generous fruit and a supple texture, Merlot can be made into a range of styles from everyday-drinking to world-renowned and age-worthy. Merlot is the dominant variety in the best wines from Bordeaux’s Right Bank regions of St. Emilion and Pomerol where it is blended with Cabernet Franc. On the Left Bank in the Medoc, it plays a supporting role to Cabernet Sauvignon—in both cases resulting in some of the longest-lived and highest-quality wines in the world. Merlot also frequently shines on its own, particularly from California’s Napa Valley.

          Tasting Notes for Merlot

          Merlot is a dry, red wine known for its soft, silky texture and approachable flavors of ripe plum, red and black cherry and raspberry. From cool climates, Merlot wines will express earthy and herbal notes, while Merlot from warmer regions is generally more straightforward and fruit-focused.

          Perfect Food Pairings for Merlot

          Lamb with Merlot is an ideal match—the sweetness of the meat picks up on the sweet fruit flavors of the wine to create a harmonious balance. Merlot’s gentle tannins allow for a hint of spice and its medium weight and bright acidity are a hit with pizza or pasta with red sauce—overall, an extremely versatile food wine.

          Sommelier Secrets for Merlot

          Since the release of the 2004 film Sideways, Merlot's reputation has taken a big hit, and more than a decade later has yet to fully recover, though it is on its way. What most viewers didn't realize was that as much as Miles derided the variety, the prized wine of his collection—a 1961 Château Cheval Blanc—is made from a blend of Merlot with Cabernet Franc.

          Internet Explorer is no longer supported.
          Please use a different browser like Edge, Chrome or Firefox to enjoy all that Wine.com has to offer.

          It's easy to make the switch.
          Enjoy better browsing and increased security.

          Yes, Update Now

          Search for ""

          Processing Your Order...