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Seven Falls Cellars Merlot 2016 Wine Review

Seven Falls Cellars Merlot 2016

Seven Falls Cellars Merlot 2016

Wahluke Slope, Columbia Valley, Washington, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $21.95

Drink: 2020-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Seven Falls Cellars

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

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This Seven Falls Cellars Merlot 2016 was reviewed on September 26, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Aromas of ripe plum and blackberry, with hints of vanilla and smoke. Full bodied, smooth on the palate, with ripe berry and fruit flavour, along with some concentrated dried fruit. Tannins are soft and the texture of this wine is smooth and plush. Enjoy with braised beef in red wine.
From the Wahluke Slope, Columbia Valley wine region, Seven Falls Cellars 2016 Merlot is spicy on the nose with dark plum, blueberry, cedar brush and savoury herb aromas. The 100% Merlot is rich and concentrated with ripe dark plum, smoky vanilla and mocha flavours finishing spicy and creamy on the palate. So good now. - Community Wine Reviews

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