Red

2005 Melka Métisse Jumping Goat

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • USA
  • California
  • Napa Valley
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Community Tasting Notes 25

  • wren460 Likes this wine: (95 points)

    December 31, 2015 - Great as always, although it is starting to go downhill. The prime time for this wine was 2 years ago. The wine is still great but it will not evolve anymore and I suspect 3-5 years life left. I still have a few bottles and I plan to drink them all in the next 12 months

  • rralls wrote: (93 points)

    April 24, 2015 - Really big but delicious.

  • cawineaux Likes this wine: (92 points)

    February 14, 2015 - Decanted, strained for sediment, and drank over three hours. Perfectly balanced wine. Shows more Bordeaux characteristics than CA cabernet. Earth balanced with fruit.

  • SoccerMark wrote: (92 points)

    June 15, 2014 - Based on other descriptions, I thought I was going to in awe, the reality was a little shy of that. I did only let it decant for about an hour, and I suspect it needed about 4, this is still just a baby with plenty of years still ahead .........

  • wren460 wrote: (98 points)

    January 7, 2014 - THE wine.....at least for me. I don´t know hy I don´t give this wine 100 points, but it is definitely the best wine I have ever tasted

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2008, IWC Issue #138 (link)

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2007, IWC Issue #132 (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2005
  • Type Red
  • Producer Melka
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation Métisse
  • Vineyard Jumping Goat
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 3 (0%)
  • In Cellars 421 (70%)
  • Consumed 178 (30%)

Food Pairing

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Who Likes This Wine

100% Like It  5 votes