Red

2009 Hourglass Merlot Blueline

Merlot

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Napa Valley
Drink between 2011 - 2018
CT92.8 16 reviews
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Community Tasting Notes 8

  • Chriskrueger wrote: (92 points)

    January 28, 2014 - Not as good as initial bottle

  • rhialto wrote: (94 points)

    January 11, 2014 - Superb! Unique, distinct. Mineral, balanced, complex, notes of vanilla.

  • Chriskrueger wrote: (96 points)

    June 1, 2013 - Improving over time, this is amazing stuff. Great w food as well or by itself

  • CK6865 wrote: (88 points)

    April 1, 2013 - Popped and poured, very light no depth what so ever ,in the past I have loved this merlot maybe I just got a bad bottle or opened at a bad time, the 2007 & 2008 were a lot better

  • Plus Ultra Likes this wine: (94 points)

    October 12, 2012 - This was delicious. My next favorite Merlot, not far behind Buccella. It was very smooth, full flavored with nice vanilla aftertaste. Enjoyed it very much. Hope 2010 release will be as good. The new release has a higher percent of Cabernet in mix.

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  • By Antonio Galloni
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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2009
  • Type Red
  • Producer Hourglass
  • Varietal Merlot
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Blueline
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 287 (81%)
  • Consumed 68 (19%)

Food Pairing

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