Truchard Merlot 2013

Truchard Merlot 2013

Product code: 00062455
  • Country: USA
  • Region: California
  • Sub-Region: Carneros

Located in the cool climate of Carneros, the estate itself is a series of hills and valleys with clay, shale, sandstone, volcanic rock, and ash soils.

Information

  • Colour: Red
  • Grape variety: Merlot
  • Vintage: 2013
  • Bottle Size: 75cl
  • ABV: 14.2%
  • Closure: Cork

A complex array of aromas: blueberry, cherry and pomegranate, with a touch of cedar, spice and subtle mint. The texture is smooth, layered with rich flavours of blackberry, plum jam, redcurrants and sweet vanilla. Firm tannins fill the palate and provide an elegant finish of dried red fruits.

Truchard

Truchard

The original Truchard winery was not in California but in Texas. Founded in 1887 by French brothers Jean-Marie and Anthony Truchard it lasted until the 1920s when Prohibition dried up all sales. The…

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