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Ridge Vineyards Santa Cruz Mountains Estate Cabernet Merlot 2007 Wine Review

Ridge Vineyards Santa Cruz Mountains Estate Cabernet Merlot 2007

Ridge Vineyards Santa Cruz Mountains Estate Cabernet Merlot 2007

Santa Cruz Mountains, California, United States

Community Score:93/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $49.95

Drink: 2013-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.7%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Ridge Vineyards

Agent: Rogers & Company

Natalie's Score: 93/100

This wine is a blend of 58% cabernet sauvignon and 42% merlot. It offers a windy tunnel of mint-blackberry aromas that whistle up from the glass. Full-bodied and ultra-concentrated: a true red for hedonists.

Cabernet Merlot food pairings: prime rib.

This Ridge Vineyards Santa Cruz Mountains Estate Cabernet Merlot 2007 was reviewed on February 18, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

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  • 595371
  • $75.02 
  • 265 bottles
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Reviews and Ratings

Deep ruby. Black raspberry and cola on the nose, made more complex by notes of vanilla, pipe tobacco and cracked pepper. Firm, mineral-accented red and dark berry and bitter cherry flavors become sweeter with air and pick up a suggestion of mint. Sweet and focused on the finish, which repeats the vanilla and cherry notes. This wine is made from the younger vines of the Monte Bello vineyard. Score: 91 Source: Josh Raynolds, International Wine Cellar

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