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61 Ratings
Duckhorn Three Palms Vineyard Merlot Napa Valley
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Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2006 Vintage) An extraordinarily rich, tannic and dry wine, which despite its big structure is relieved by potent flavors of cherries, blackberries, plums and cedar, with savory touches of anise, sage and black pepper.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2009 Vintage) With abundant red fruit notes and signature Three Palms minerality, this is a classic expression of the qualities that have made this vineyard legendary in the world of California Merlot. Aromas of cherry, raspberry and red currant are underscored by hints of cola and freshly rained on river rocks. On the palate, the tannins are firm and structured, supporting ample currant and fig flavors, as well as enticing spice.

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/31/92