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2009 Pride Mountain Vineyards Merlot
- North Coast
- Napa / Sonoma
Community Tasting Notes 74
dougie Likes this wine: (91 points)
March 14, 2017 - Typical pride- lush and Cali merlot done well.
mml039 Likes this wine: (92 points)
December 28, 2016 - Drink it if you got it! Huge black fruits and robust cedar. Well balanced and all around very enjoyable. Not sure what the future holds but its great right now!!!
budman Likes this wine: (93 points)
December 28, 2016 - In a great place right now!!!
kennyd Likes this wine: (91 points)
December 11, 2016 - Nice. Really quite nice. I wish it wasn't the last one in our cellar, although if we had any more, I would be drinking it soon.
Tetherton Likes this wine: (92 points)
October 19, 2016 - Spectacular merlot. Over the years, we have enjoyed Pride merlot (and their cab franc). The flavor profile is mocha, chocolate with a hint of berries and spice. The finish was smooth and silky..and, it paired superbly with dark chocolate (after dinner).
Pro Reviews 2
By Stephen Tanzer
May/June 2012, IWC Issue #162 (link)
(Pride Mountain Vineyards Merlot Napa County/Sonoma County) Subscribe to see review text.
By Richard Jennings
9/10/2012 (link) 91 points
(Pride Mountain Vineyards Merlot) Dark red violet color; ripe black fruit, chocolate nose; ripe black fruit, chocolate palate; medium-plus finish (w/9% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2.5% Petit Verdot and .5% Cabernet Franc)
- Vintage 2009
- Type Red
- Producer Pride Mountain Vineyards
- Varietal Merlot
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion North Coast
- Appellation Napa / Sonoma
- UPC Codes 767191200090, 767191200120
- Pending Delivery 3 (0%)
- In Cellars 1,564 (54%)
- Consumed 1,335 (46%)
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