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24 Ratings
L'Ecole No. 41 Merlot Columbia Valley

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2009 Vintage) The influence of oak is shows throughout, starting with aromas of Ovaltine and tar among blackberry, boysenberry and cherry. Flavors focus on boysenberry and lingering blueberry, backed by bittersweet and milk chocolate with a touch of rhubarb compote in the finish.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/2013
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast on 09/01/2013
  • Wine & Spirits
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine
  • Wine Spectator
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/02
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine