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Emmolo Vineyards Merlot 2015 Wine Review

Emmolo Vineyards Merlot 2015

Emmolo Vineyards Merlot 2015

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $69.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.9%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Emmolo Vineyards

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 Vineyards 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, almost black! An engaging colour with dark staining tears. Incredibly well layered. This one’s a biggie, 15.6% ABV. Pronounced dried fruit driven aromas with dark plum, berry pie filling, raisins, prunes and chocolate trail mix with a bevy of mixed nuts and baking spices - cinnamon heat reveals itself with old leather. Powerful date, fig and cherry compote flavours unfold showing strawberry jam and dark chocolate with cayenne pepper. Medium acidity, full body and refined polished tannins hug each other. Evolving and engaging. This Merlot makes its presence known and you’ll want to enjoy its company. ?? 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. 93 points - 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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