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19 Ratings
Chateau Souverain Merlot

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

Rich and spicy, with exotic chocolate, black cherry, plum, nutmeg and light, toasty oak. Elegant, complex and concentrated with firm, chewy tannins. Enjoy with meats, veggies and pasta.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Buyer
    (2005 Vintage) Deep ruby in color, this concentrated Alexander Valley Merlot offers classic aromas of ripe black plum, blueberry and currant. The core of vibrant fruit balances nicely with the soft, round tannins cr...
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 83/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on May-06
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 85/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 12/07
  • Wine Spectator
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 85/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/03
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast