' Adastra Wines | 2014 Adastra Merlot

2014 Adastra Merlot

Dark ruby in color, the 2014 Adastra Merlot has aromas of black cherry and plumes, with hints of cedar, vanilla, black currant and slate.. Medium in body, the wine is nicely textured with an array of flavors including dark fruit, black olives, licorice and spice. The wine finishes smoothly with lingering notes of mocha and dark chocolate.
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Tasting Notes

Dark ruby in color, the 2014 Adastra Merlot has aromas of black cherry and plumes, with hints of cedar, vanilla, black currant and slate.. Medium in body, the wine is nicely textured with an array of flavors including dark fruit, black olives, licorice and spice. The wine finishes smoothly with lingering notes of mocha and dark chocolate.

Vineyard Designation

Adastra Vineyards

Vineyard Notes

Merlot clone 3 and 6 from Adastra's organically farmed estate vineyard. Yields of 2.57 and 3.72 tons per acre. Hand-harvested on September 23, 2014. Made entirely from organically farmed grapes certified by CCOF.

Production Notes

Aged for 22.5 months in 100% French oak barrels. Coopers: Demptos, Marcel Cadet and Taransaud. Bottled on August 30, 2016.
Vintage 2014
Wine Style Red Wine
Varietal Merlot
Appellation Carneros
Harvest Date September 23, 2014
Acid 5.67 g/L
PH 3.56
Aging 22.5 months
Barrel Aging
22.5 months
Bottling Date August 30, 2016
Alcohol % 14.1%
Size 750 ml