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Freemark Abbey Merlot 2017 Wine Review

Freemark Abbey Merlot 2017

Freemark Abbey Merlot 2017

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:93/100

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Price: $54.95

Drink: 2021-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.4%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Freemark Abbey

Agent: Breakthru Beverage Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 93/100

From the Napa Valley wine region, Freemark Abbey 2017 Merlot is loaded with ripe black plum notes, dry, full-bodied with layers of ripe dark fruit, plum, dark cherry, savoury herbs, mocha and toasty oak spice on the palate. Josephine and John Tychson began winemaking at Freemark Abbey in 1881. After John's death, Josephine continued to work the vineyard, becoming California's first female winemaker. Pour with a juicy pork roast.

Merlot food pairings: beef, cheese, roast chicken, pork quesadillas.

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This Freemark Abbey Merlot 2017 was reviewed on April 15, 2021 by Natalie MacLean

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