2014 Flora Springs Merlot
Region: Napa Valley, California, United States of America
Crimson red with high intensity core. Nose started off with some cinnamon, slight smokiness, cherry kirsch and a little greenery. A little heat too. More fruit than the Jon Nathaniel on the palate. Some warm baking spices and dark cherries leading to a slightly dry moderate finish. Moderate tannins (6.5/10) and moderate body.
Made of 100% Merlot from multiple estate vineyards in St. Helena, Rutherford and Napa Valley. Aged for 16 months in small new and used French oak barrels. 6,000 cases produced.
2016 till 2020.
Price Point:$$ - Provided as a sample from the estate. Can be purchased for $30.00 from the estate.