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User Rating:

3.6
Highly Reviewed

Expert Rating:

2.5

Canyon Road Merlot

Canyon Road
2018
2020
2021
$13.97
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Wine
RegionCalifornia
Alcohol Level
Country
United States
SubregionCalifornia
Drinking Window
GrapesMerlot
Wine Description:
Canyon Road Winery is a California brand owned by Gallo. It emphasizes value wines, primarily focusing on popular varietals found in California. Founded in 1980, Canyon Road specializes in affordable wines, mainly using popular California grapes from different regions, all bottled under the California AVA label. They offer Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, White Zinfandel, and Sauvignon Blanc in their wine range.
Pros:
  • A wine characterized by its smooth
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Cons:
  • Less complex compared to higher-end Merlots
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User Rating:

3.6
Highly Reviewed

Expert Rating:

2.5

Wine Expert Note:

Canyon Road Merlot is a red wine with a smooth and approachable character. It is known for its medium-bodied nature and rich fruit flavors. The wine exhibits notes of ripe black cherries, plums, and hints of vanilla. The tannins are soft and well-integrated, providing a velvety texture on the palate. The finish is leaving a lingering taste of dark fruits and a touch of spice. In general, Canyon Road Merlot complements a wide range of dishes, making it an excellent option for casual get-togethers and occasions.
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