33 Ratings
Kendall-Jackson Grand Reserve Merlot

Wine Details





Wine Description

(2011 Vintage) Black cherry, currant and red cherry flavors with background notes of violet, chocolate and cedar. Textured and graceful on the palate with finegrained tannins conveying gorgeous fruit through a lengthy finish. The wine is smooth and the tannins are refined and elegant, in true Merlot character.

Blend: 91.8% Merlot, 6.4% Cabernet Sauvignon, 1.3% Cabernet Franc, 0.5% Petit Verdot, Tannat and Malbec

Expert Reviews
Read all 2 expert reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 142 on Aug-02
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/02