2013 Stewart Napa Valley Merlot
Broken Rock Vineyard
Harvest Brix: Multiple picks ranging from 24 brix to 28 brix
Aged for 20 months in 50% new French oak barrels
Whole berry fermented to maintain fruit-forward aromatics. Fermented for over 2 weeks with extended maceration between 18-22 days
This approachable, rich Merlot boasts a bouquet of rose petals and milk chocolate which leads into a palate of lush cherry, plum, and wild raspberry. The 2013 Stewart Napa Valley Merlot has nicely balanced acidity and tannins giving a long, soft finish. The wine’s luxurious and refined texture make it a wonderful pairing with food.
• Hand-harvested • 100% Merlot • 100% Napa Valley
637 case produced