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Emmolo Napa Valley Merlot 2015 Wine Review

Emmolo Napa Valley Merlot 2015

Emmolo Napa Valley Merlot 2015

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $70.00

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.9%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Emmolo

Agent: Andrew Peller Import Agency

Natalie's Score: 89/100

A full-bodied Californian red wine with an attractive smoky nose. Sweet blackberry and mocha on the palate with lots of toasty oak. Dark chocolate on the finish. Pair with grilled meats.

Merlot food pairings: slow-cooked roast beef with root vegetables, braised pork ribs, roast chicken.

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This Emmolo Napa Valley Merlot 2015 was reviewed on May 26, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Deepest darkest inky red with dark staining tears. Incredibly well layered. This one’s a biggie, 15.6% ABV. Pronounced dried fruit aromas with dark plum, berry pie filling, old leather and chocolate. On the palate, powerful date, fig and cherry compote flavours unfold with hints of nutty trail mix, baking spice. Dark chocolate and cayenne pepper heat unfold. Medium acidity, full body and refined hugging tannins. Evolving and engaging. This is something to pair with a time spent enjoying a deep conversation with friends. It can stand up to roasted leg of lamb, hearty game meats and a cigar. - tasted April 2018
Emmolo 2015 is a full-bodied Merlot from California with ripe blackberry and mocha flavours wrapped up in lots of toasty oak. Pair with grilled pork chops. - Community Wine Reviews

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