2014 Paradigm Merlot
Deep and dark ruby red with some garnet hues. Dark nose with plums, spices, anise and dark berries. Medium plus tannins (7/10) and medium plus to full bodied. Dry palate with black currants, provenance herbs, volcanic gravel and lots of spices. Long finish.
First winery on our third day in Napa Valley is Paradigm Winery in Oakville with our amazing host, Mary Ann. Next up was their Merlot, made up of 98% Merlot and 2% Cabernet Sauvignon from their estate vineyard in Oakville. 14.4% Alc/Vol.
2018 till 2027.
Price Point:$$$ - Tasted at the winery. Retails for around $53.00.