Rippey Family Vineyards, Merlot 2012, Napa Valley, California
Tasting Note: A merlot that stands above the merlot masses.
A ruby-colored merlot with a nose of crushed rose petal and black plum.
On the palate there is soft fruit, light cedar and medium-plus tannin.
Tasted: Lodi Vintners Tasting Room, Acampo, California
Tasted Date: April 17, 2016