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2014 Merlot

2014 Merlot
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Wine Specs
Vintage
2014
Varietal
Merlot
Appellation
California
Harvest Date
Sept. 7 – Oct.1, 2014
Sugar
24.9 Deg. Brix at Harvest
Acid
5.84 g/L
pH
3.53
Aging
New and Used French and American Oak
Fermentation
Stainless Steel
Bottling Date
First Bottling - July 2015
Residual Sugar
NA
Alcohol %
13.5
Wine Enthusiast
88
Wine Profile
Ratings
Wine Enthusiast - 88pts. - BEST BUY (August 2016 Edition)
Production Notes
The grapes for our 2014 Merlot were harvested between Sept. 7 – Oct.1, 2014, with an average Brix of 24.9. After fermenting on the skins for 6-9 days, the must was pressed and the resulting wine finished fermentation in Stainless Steel tanks. The wine was then aged on a combination of new and used French and American Oak for 6 months.
Winemaker Notes
Youthful bright purple hues highlight the medium ruby color of the 2014 McManis Family Vineyards Merlot. Fruit forward with pretty Blackberry aromas surround a bouquet of cream and a hint of baking spices. Juicy and concentrated, the lively mix of black fruit flavors are accompanied by the pleasant addition of a vanilla creamy texture, which has been contributed through oak aging. The wine is succulent and has a pleasing toasty finish.
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