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1999 Rodney Strong Vineyards Merlot Sonoma County
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smooth finish
07/29/2003
by Yahts10583147
very nice merlot at a great price-should keep a case on hand.
Smooth
01/07/2003
by good tasting
This wine is very smooth and enjoyable. I strongly recommend this above other Merlot'.

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Merlot

Merlot enjoyed a surge in popularity in the 1990s as consumers suddenly discovered that they could enjoy aromas and flavors similar to those of Cabernet in a fleshier, softer wine with smoother tannins. A wave of Merlot plantings followed, frequently in soils and microclimates completely inappropriate for this variety, and the market was soon...
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