St. Francis Merlot 2013
WinerySt. Francis Winery and Vineyards
Bottle Size750 ml
Aging Program16 months in 100% French oak
Blend93% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Malbec
The St. Francis Merlot 2013 is a sophisticated red wine with luxurious aromas and flavors. The 2013 growing season was sunny, with warm days and cool nights that allowed grapes to ripen to perfection. The resulting Merlot is layered and aromatic, with plenty of intriguing notes. Expect aromas and flavors of espresso, red cherry, chocolate, and savory spices. This medium-to-full-bodied wine has ample structure and a lengthy finish. Enjoy this red wine on its own or with a variety of cuisines, including herb roasted chicken or beef bourguignon.
Taste SummaryCherry, Chocolate, Coffee
Wine QualitiesMedium-bodied, Rich, Savory