2008 Santa Ema Merlot Reserve
Deep violet-ruby-red, this Merlot is a very fruity wine with aromas of plums, blackberries, and black currant accompanied by intense notes of caramel, chocolate, and vanilla. It has soft, ripe tannins that lend good structure and balance on the palate.
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Robert ParkerRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/01/2010
User Tasting Note
boater11Unmistakable vanilla and chocolate notes that highlight from the black fruit aromas. Deep soft, ripe tannins with a fruit and persistent finish.
Fellow Drync'rwine from CP pretty good and cheap. top 20 spectator. pretty sweet.
thendricksnice oak, but needs to breathe for a while to bring out the fruit
drjlenFull body, medium tannic. Just OK...