2004 Silverado Merlot
3 Ratings
Detail
3 Ratings
2004 Silverado Merlot

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Vintages

NV 2003 2002 2001 1998

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2002 Vintage) "Deep ruby color with Cabernet-like intensity, concentrated aromas of ripe berries, mocha, hazelnut and truffles; medium full body, rich in texture, bright cherry, sweet oak and bay leaf flavors. This wine has great length. Grapes came in very ripe, with low yields of 3.4 tons to the acre. Fermentation was followed by extended maceration, for a total of 12 days on the skins. The wine averaged 18 months in oak barrels, 64 percent of which were new. Of the oak employed, 69 percent was French and t...

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Expert Reviews
  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 1998 Vintage)