A wine of finesse, showing notes of plum and raspberry and hints of spice and oak following through. A medium to full bodied wine with luscious and well rounded tannins.
SILVER MEDAL and 91 points - Decanter World Wine Awards in 2023.
100% estate grown grapes from Dry Creek Vineyards
40% Cabernet Franc
Crafted from estate grown grapes from the finest blocks in our Dry Creek Vineyard, this Meritage Reserve features a blend of 60% Merlot and 40% Cabernet Franc. A portion of this wine was naturally fermented with native yeasts. The components were aged separately for 15 months in 100% French oak barrels, including 40% new barrels. Each component was skillfully selected and blended to form this Meritage Reserve.
Food Pairing Notes
Braised lamb shoulder or fillet mignon with mushrooms.