Chacewater Organic Merlot 2013
AppellationSierra Foothills, California
Bottle Size750 ml
Aging ProgramBarrel aged 14 months in 35% new American oak and 65% 2 year old French barrels
Oak OriginAmerican and French
Blend91% Merlot, 6% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Cabernet Franc
Total Acidity5.80 g/L
The Chacewater Organic Merlot 2013 is a lush red wine that shows beautiful fruit and savory flavors. Inviting aromas of plum, black olive, and green tea combine for an intriguing bouquet. The palate is round and juicy, with layers of ripe black cherry, vanilla, and earth. The finish is long and satisfying, with notes of toasty oak and black fruit.
This is an incredibly food-friendly wine, and it will pair with many different meals. Pair it with grilled red meat, roasted chicken, or rustic casserole dishes.
Taste SummaryBlack Cherry, Plum, Vanilla
Wine QualitiesEarthy, Fruity, Smooth