Medolla Vineyards, part of the amazing New York contingent of generous wineries, contributed a case of their 2003 Merlot, the only grape they use in the only wine they make. Retail value is $192.
NOTE PLEASE- Can only ship to New York customers.
“The North Fork’s expanding roster of producers has two promising new entries, Clovis Point and Medolla Vineyards. Both have just released their first vintages. … Medolla’s 2002 merlot ($22.99) is earthy, gutsy, sultry and all-around satisfying.” Howard Goldberg, New York Times. (Notes for 2002 vintage).
“This fresh red delivers black cherry and plum fruit, with notes of chocolate, licorice and olive. The firm tannins are well integrated, and the lively acidity keeps this red juicy. Drink now through 2009” – 88 points, T.M., Wine Spectator (Notes for 2002 vintage).
You might also want to check out this recent review, from Undertaking Wine. Click the link for taste details:
“This wine is a fantastic value. At $15 a bottle, it truly is a great everyday drinking Merlot. I had mine with some bleu cheese and some goat cheese on some crusty French bread with some turkey soup. It went perfectly.”
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