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Abeja Merlot

Abeja
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$49.99
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Wine
RegionWashington State
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Country
United States
SubregionColumbia Valley
Drinking Window
GrapesMerlot
Wine Description:
Abeja Merlot is a highly sought-after wine that showcases the expertise of its producer. Hailing from a prestigious appellation, this Merlot is crafted from grapes grown in exceptional vineyards. The vineyard features include ideal soil composition and optimal sun exposure, resulting in grapes with concentrated flavors and balanced acidity. The end result is a wine with a rich and velvety texture, complemented by notes of dark fruits, spice, and a hint of earthiness. Abeja Merlot is a true expression of elegance and finesse, making it a standout choice for wine enthusiasts.
Pros:
  • Rich and full-bodied with a velvety texture
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Cons:
  • May require some aging to fully develop its potential
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User Rating:

4.0
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Expert Rating:

4.0

Wine Expert Note:

Abeja Merlot is a delightful red wine that showcases the elegance and complexity of the Merlot grape. On the palate, it offers a velvety texture and a harmonious balance of fruit flavors, including blackberry, plum, and dark cherry, complemented by subtle hints of vanilla and spice. The tannins are well-integrated, providing structure and a smooth, lingering finish. Abeja Merlot is a versatile wine that pairs well with a variety of dishes, such as roasted lamb, grilled steak, or mushroom risotto. Its refined character and approachability make it a great choice for both casual and special occasions.
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