Black plum, boysenberry, and cherry flavors dance
amongst the violet, chocolate and cedar notes.
This wine is smooth and the tannins are refined
and round. In true Merlot character, this wine
caresses the mouth and lingers beyond each sip.
This is a lovely, fully resolved Merlot. It shows a classy elegance that belies the price. Fully drinkable now, it's softly tannic and rich in cherry, red currant, licorice and mocha flavors that finish dry and spicy. Editors' Choice.
Back in 1974, Jess Jackson saw in the fine vineyards of California's cool coastal regions fruit with a variety of outstanding flavors. What if there was a way to produce from this abundance, a single outstanding "cuvée" that offered both quality and value? The result, first released in 1983, was Vintner's Reserve Chardonnay, a rich, round and flavorful wine, made with hand-crafted methods. That same year, Grand Reserve was introduced, a line of ultra-premium wines... View More