Original
69 Ratings
Chateau St Jean Merlot California

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2004 Vintage) The Alexander Valley grapes highlight bright cherry flavors while the Knights Valley and Dry Creek Valleys give cassis flavors and elegant structure. The Sonoma Valley is home to the St. Jean Estate Vineyard and produces black and dense grapes with supple tannins. The cooler Russian River Valley and Carneros regions contribute black, exotic aromas and firm structure. "Aromas of blueberry, cherry, plum and dried herbs burst from the glass of this Merlot. These bright fruit characters carry over o...