Professional reviews have copyrights and you can view them here for your personal use only as private content. To view pro reviews you must either subscribe to a pre-integrated publication or manually enter reviews. Learn more.Manage Subscriptions
Community Tasting Notes 24
FaithC2 Likes this wine: (94 points)
March 1, 2015 - Garnet, somewhat cloudy because of sediment. Complex nose of tobacco, blackberry, cassis, currants, and anise. Flavors of dark cherry, tobacco, smoke, blackberry, plum, and vanilla. The wine opened up even more and was absolutely voluptuous the second day!
TSTEW22 Likes this wine: (90 points)
December 29, 2014 - still going strong. Such a great merlot. Sad it's our last bottle
JDV.DDSPHD Likes this wine: (92 points)
July 20, 2014 - Okay. I think this could be towards the sweet spot in its drinking window. Nice dense somewhate chewy cab. It took a while for it to open up but it really paired well with the ribeye at capital grill in minnesota. Nice finish with plenty of complexity. Mocha, cassis, tobacco, pepper and on the midpalate and finish. Very nice.
Terramare Likes this wine: (94 points)
April 20, 2014 - This was our entree red for Easter dinner with lamb chops encrusted with pancetta. Really great. By the way, we are not big Merlot fans for the most part, but this Darioush '06 was a fantastic exception.
kbhiggins wrote: (92 points)
September 21, 2013 - This was fantastic. Big and bold with lush fruit. Got better through the night and peaked after the bottle had been open for 3 hours (no decant). Rich and velvety.
Pro Reviews 0
- No pro reviews found.
- Vintage 2006
- Type Red
- Producer Darioush
- Varietal Merlot
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Napa Valley
- Appellation Napa Valley
- UPC Codes 8007425000181, 899498000193
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 236 (46%)
- Consumed 279 (54%)