Original
28 Ratings
Matanzas Creek Winery Merlot Bennett Valley

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2012 Vintage) the 2012 growing season was one of the most stellar in decades. Vineyards were at their maximum potential. Ideal weather during bud break and fruit setting allowed grapes to mature as close to perfect as we’ve seen in some time.

Expert Reviews
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  • International Wine Cellar
    Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar on Jul-98
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: (89-93) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 81 on Jun-92
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/15/94