Rutherford Hill Merlot Napa Valley
84 Ratings
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84 Ratings
Rutherford Hill Merlot Napa Valley

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2008 Vintage) Garnet in color. Aromas of dark cherry and plum. Flavors of black fruit and cocoa. It has a rich mouthfeel, with velvety tannins leading to a persistent finish.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2009 Vintage) This Merlot is an elegantly refined blend of classic Bordeaux varietals that create a beautiful bouquet of rich aromas and prolonged flavors. Lavish cherry fruit flavors are backed by a rich, balanced structure for an intensely complex Merlot.

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    had at Fogo in Baltimore

    over 4 years
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    very smooth

    over 5 years
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    86 rating.

    almost 5 years
Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 1985 Vintage) Rating: 82/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 04/30/90.