Wine Enthusiast – “Dark-cherry aromas are wrapped in fine oak on the balanced nose of this bottling. There’s a tannic tension to the sip, which frames the black-plum, dried violet and pencil-shaving flavors—a focused Bordelaise style.” (91 Pts)
Clos LaChance Estate Vineyards Meritage 2019
The Estate Meritage is done in a Bordeaux Style and is a true representation of a California Meritage. The wine is crafted out of the finest lots of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Malbec, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot from the Estate Vineyard. Blends are a true representative of the winemaker’s craft and the best possible wine he can make. Utilizing each of the varietals for different components rounds out the blends mouth feel and creates balance in the final product.
Vineyard: 100% Estate Vineyards
Blend: 33% Cabernet Sauvignon, 27% Petit Verdot, 19% Merlot, 14% Malbec, 7% Cabernet Franc
Aged: 65% Neutral French Oak, 35% New French Oak
Color: Dark Ruby and slightly to not opaque.
Aroma: Violet, Blackberry, Dried Herbs and Molasses.
Structure: Medium Tannins, Medium Acid, Medium to Heavy Bodied.
Flavors: Cola, Dried Cherries, Tea Leaf and Chocolate.
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