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3.8

Cupcake Merlot

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$10.97
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Wine
RegionCalifornia
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Country
United States
SubregionCalifornia
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GrapesMerlot
Wine Description:
Cupcake Merlot is a delicious red wine produced by Cupcake Vineyards, a renowned winery known for its exceptional delicate wines. This Merlot is sourced from select vineyards in California's Central Coast region, known for its ideal growing conditions. The grapes are carefully harvested and fermented to create a rich and full-bodied wine with notes of black cherry, plum, and vanilla. The wine is aged in oak barrels to add complexity and depth to the flavor profile. Cupcake Merlot is a versatile wine that pairs well with a variety of foods, making it a perfect choice for any occasion.
Pros:
  • Smooth, velvety texture
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Cons:
  • Slightly sweet finish
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User Rating:

3.4
Highly Reviewed

Expert Rating:

3.8

Wine Expert Note:

This Cupcake Merlot offers aromas of rich cherry and dark fruit, layered with a hint of oak. On the palate, there is a pleasing balance of ripe red fruit, licorice and subtle tannins, ending in a smooth, juicy finish. Enjoy with charcuterie and cheese or with a variety of red meats.
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