2016 Freemark Abbey Merlot
Region: Napa Valley
Cépage: Merlot (88%); Cabernet Sauvignon (6%); Petit Verdot (4%); Malbec (2%)
Size: 750 ml
Rating(s): 92 (RP)
"The deep garnet-purple colored 2016 Merlot features ripe, expressive warm plums, black cherries and blackberry scents with touches of spice cake, fallen leaves and tobacco. Full, rich, plushly textured and laden with spiced black fruits, it finishes with a compelling peppery lift."
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