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Paris Valley Road – Merlot

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USA - CA
San Luis Obispo County
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Red

The Facts

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  • 2020 (750ml) - 8 94078 00144 7
  • 2018 (750ml) - 8 94078 00257 4
  • 2017 (750ml) - 8 94078 00257 4
Origins USA - CA > San Luis Obispo County > Paso Robles
Appellation Paso Robles
Varietal Merlot
Cepage 80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon
Winemaking pH - 3.62 Malolactic Fermentation - 100% Residual Sugar - .004 Total Acidity - .604g
Aging Aged in 20% new French Oak for 14 months
Markets California, Texas

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The Character

Overall Juicy & Aromatic
Aromas Blueberry, black cherry, cinnamon spice, plum, blackberry, cassis
Mouthfeel Structured with sleek tannins
Tasting Notes This juicy 2017 Merlot opens with deep aromas of blueberry and black cherry with notes of cinnamon spice. On the palate, ripe flavors of plum, blackberry and cassis are complemented with sleek tannins and a structured finish.
Selling Point A juicy Merlot with some Cab for structure
Pairings Caramelized squash dishes, shiitake & cheese crostinis

The Story

Fruit sourced from our Chalk Knoll Vineyard, this Merlot was aged in 20% new French Oak for 14 months. Blending in 20% Cabernet Sauvignon helps build the backbone of this once overlooked varietal.
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About Paris Valley Road

Brand Story

Named for the historic dirt road which houses its Chalk Knoll vineyard, Paris Valley Road is located just 35 miles from the Pacific Ocean on the southern Monterey coast. Their chalky soils and cool coastal climate offer a slowly ripened fruit, creating rich yet delicate, intensely aromatic wine.

Brand Story

Named for the historic dirt road which houses its Chalk Knoll vineyard, Paris Valley Road is located just 35 miles from the Pacific Ocean on the southern Monterey coast. Their chalky soils and cool coastal climate offer a slowly ripened fruit, creating rich yet delicate, intensely aromatic wine.

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