This Napa Valley Merlot begins with aromas
of black cherry, brambles, cedar and fennel. The
palate reveals layers of black plum, licorice and
vanilla supported by firm, but fine tannins. The
full-bodied mid palate carries through to a nice
long finish of blackberry jam and dark chocolate.
A fashionable country resort in the mid-twentieth century, popular with Hollywood due to its 1892 stone Manor House and historic gardens, legends of bootleggers and gangsters, ghosts and gypsies, Stags' Leap has been home to three major family groups up through the modern revitalization of the winery that began in the 1970s.
Stags Leap Manor, as it was called in the 1920s, was known as one of the prominent country retreats in the Napa Valley at... View More