Mt. Brave Merlot 2018
18 in stock
Grown on the eastern facing slopes of Mt. Veeder, this Merlot hits all the right notes. Lush and rich, but vivaciously youthful, it is a graceful enigma. Notes of dark cherries, cedar, toasted oak and a long finish highlight this beauty.
What does Mt. Brave Merlot 2018 taste like?
leather, earthy, smoke
cherry, red fruit, red cherry
oak, vanilla, chocolate
blueberry, blackberry, plum
eucalyptus, mint, bergamot
bell pepper, rhubarb, green bell pepper
Food Pairing with Mt. Brave Merlot 2018
Mount Veeder’s viticultural roots stretch back to the mid-19th Century. Although many vineyards flourished on this mountainous terrain by the dawn of the 20th Century, Prohibition halted viticultural activities. It wasn't until the 1960s, amidst Napa Valley's wine revival, that Mount Veeder saw resurgence. This unique region earned its American Viticultural Area (AVA) designation in 1990, an accolade that... Read More