Rutherford Hill Merlot

Rutherford Hill Merlot 2015

This elegant and refined Bordeaux-style Merlot has a rich aroma, with highlights of cherry, chocolate and anise. An abundance of black fruit and spice are backed by balanced structure with silky tannins for a persistent finish.

Style:
Full-bodied, Firm, Balanced
Flavor:
Anise, Cherry, Cocoa, Plum, Clove
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Napa Valley
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon,
Merlot,
Cabernet Franc
Alcohol Percentage
14.50%
Fermentation
Average of 16 days on skins. Stainless steel tank with daily pumpovers, pressed at dryness.
Aging
18 months in French oak barrels