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Chappellet Merlot

Chappellet
1987
2019
$99.00
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Wine
RegionNapa
Alcohol Level
Country
United States
SubregionNapa Valley
Drinking Window
GrapesMerlotCabernet SauvignonCabernet FrancPetit Verdot
Wine Description:
Chappellet Merlot is a premium red wine produced by Chappellet Winery, a renowned producer in Napa Valley, California. The wine is made from grapes grown in the winery's estate vineyards, which are situated on the slopes of Pritchard Hill, a prime location for growing high-quality grapes. The vineyards benefit from the region's warm days and cool nights, which allow the grapes to ripen slowly and develop complex flavors. The winemaking process involves careful selection of the grapes, gentle pressing, and aging in oak barrels to enhance the wine's structure and complexity. The resulting wine is a rich and full-bodied Merlot with notes of dark fruit, chocolate, and spice, and a long, smooth finish. Chappellet Merlot is a perfect choice for those who appreciate premium wines with depth and character.
Pros:
  • Smooth and full-bodied Merlot, with a vibrant bouquet of ripe berry, cherry, and plum aromas
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Cons:
  • Slightly high alcohol content which may make the wine too full-bodied for some drinkers
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Wine Expert Note:

This Chappellet Merlot is an elegant, full-bodied wine with aromas of black cherries, dark chocolate, and fresh herbs. On the palate, the wine is complex, with flavors of currant, blackberry, and a hint of tobacco. The tannins are well integrated and the finish is smooth and long. Enjoy this delicious Merlot as an accompaniment to grilled steak or a rich pasta dish.
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