With aromas of black and red berry fruits, the 2007 Merlot also exhibits a hint of flint, Vanillin and Hazelnut on the nose. 6 months of French Oak aging has contributed to the oak flavors that linger after an initial surge of sweet Raspberry, Blueberry and Blackberry.
Wine & SpiritsThe oak flavors and juicy berry fruit provide a rich, creamy texture that is free of astringent tannins. The finish is lengthy and full of toasted oak that lingers on the palate. A deep purple color with youthful bright hues characterizes this winersquo;s appearance. The aromas feature ripe, dark red fruits: strawberries and raspberry. A bouquet of spicy oak, with hints of milk chocolate, complements the aromas.