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2004 Shafer Merlot
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- > Napa Valley
Community Tasting Notes 72
June 8, 2014 - This bottle not up to previous. Maybe time to drink up.
Soupsandwich wrote: (90 points)
October 20, 2013 - Cherry, cedarbox, Tabacco leaf, very nice! Good freshness - quite youthful & should still be good for few years
grapist Likes this wine: (91 points)
August 30, 2013 - Dark and lush. Blueberry,coffee, chocolate, and even a trace of pepper and vanilla. Still drinking young as it continued to open until finished.
grapist wrote: (90 points)
February 21, 2013 - Still some unresolved tannins. Rich full-bodied. Needs an hour decanter time.
jmottern wrote: (94 points)
June 17, 2012 - Super merlot. Full, complex and smooth fruit.
Pro Reviews 1
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
By Stephen Tanzer
January/February 2007, Issue #130 (link)
(Shafer Vineyards Merlot Napa Valley) Subscribe to see review text.
- Vintage 2004
- Type Red
- Producer Shafer
- Varietal Merlot
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Napa Valley
- Appellation Napa Valley
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 695 (52%)
- Consumed 646 (48%)