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2017 Merriam Vineyards Red Blends or Varietals "Miktos"

Merriam 2017 Miktos

Winery: Merriam Vineyards

Vintage: 2017

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Miktos"

Wine Category: Red Blends or Varietals

Grape blend: 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 21% Merlot, 17% Cabernet Franc, 6% Petite Verdot & 6% Malbec

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Sonoma County

State or country: CA

Price: $65

Cases produced: 100

KWG Score: 91 (based on 1 review)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (91)

Review date: July 2, 2020

Wine Review: This dark ruby colored Cabernet Sauvignon based blend from Merriam opens with a red plum, cinnamon, clove and strawberry licorice bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium plus bodied, balanced and juicy. The flavor profile is a spiced red plum and clove blend with notes of fine grained minerality and wild strawberry. I also detected a hint of cinnamon, black tea and red raspberry. The finish is dry and its fruit flavors and mild dusty tannins drift away nicely. This wine is food friendly and would pair well with a roasted tenderloin of beef. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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