2007 Duckhorn Merlot

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  • Merlot
  • 1.5L
  • CG 92
  • WE 92

Reviews for 2007 Duckhorn Merlot

CG 92
Connoisseurs' Guide - Connoisseur's Guide, April 2011
This outstanding effort from a long-time champion of Merlot conveys all of the plush and outgoing black cherry fruit that marks the very best varietal bottlings. It is full and fleshy with just the right touch of... This outstanding effort from a long-time champion of Merlot conveys all of the plush and outgoing black cherry fruit that marks the very best varietal bottlings. It is full and fleshy with just the right touch of structural grip and it has real potential for growth even while being inviting now. It will satisfy in the short term with a juicy Porterhouse steak but it is bound to get better and will gain in complexity for six to ten years.
WE 92
Wine Enthusiast - Wine Enthusiast, December 2010
As usual with Duckhorn's red wines this Merlot is more tannic and acidic than most anything coming from Napa Valley. They're emphasizing structure over decadence. But that's not to say there aren't rich elaborate berry... As usual with Duckhorn's red wines this Merlot is more tannic and acidic than most anything coming from Napa Valley. They're emphasizing structure over decadence. But that's not to say there aren't rich elaborate berry cherry currant chocolate and cedar flavors that provide bang for the buck. Very elegant and refined this Merlot should be decanted before serving. - S.H.