2014 Flora Springs Merlot

Estate: Flora Springs Family Estate

Region: Napa Valley, California, United States of America

Tasting Note:July 10, 2016

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.

Drink Dates:

2016 till 2020.


88 points.

Price Point:

$$ - Provided as a sample from the estate. Can be purchased for $30.00 from the estate.