Owen Roe 2016 'Sharecropper's' Merlot, Yakima Valley

Owen Roe 2016 'Sharecropper's' Merlot, Yakima Valley

Item Number: 11773

UPC: 0-855741002284

Country: USA
Region: Washington
Sub Region: Columbia Valley
Appellation/AVA: Yakima Valley
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vintage: 2016
Grape(s): 89% Merlot / 11% Cabernet Sauvignon
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 12
Closure: Cork
Alc by Vol(%): 14.1

Vineyard Sources: Estate Outlook Vineyard, Elerding, Red Willow and Union Gap

Aging: The Sharecropper's Merlot matured for 10 months in 14% new French oak.

Tasting Notes: This Merlot shows aromas of cranberry, tart cherry, violet, and spice. Dazzling flavors of black cherry, currant, plum, and hints of pepper are nicely balanced with bright acidity and firm tannins, finishing with a hint of baking cocoa.