Frog's Leap Merlot


750 ML


Product Description

The eastern side of the Rutherford appellation is lined with deep clay soils that are a great place to grow merlot. The 2005 Frogs Leap Merlot is predominantly grown in these soils in the shadow of the Red Barn, yielding a wine of intensity and structure that needs no blending partner. With a dark garnet color, this wines varietal character is revealed by its classic aromas of cherry blueberry and sage. Across the palate the wines soft and plush texture is full of fruit flavors ripe plums and red berries with underlying notes of cigar box and green tea that leads to a supple mouthfeel and persistent finish, all supported by polished tannins.


Varietal: Merlot

Region: Napa Valley