Charles Krug Napa Valley Merlot 2018, Napa, USA
Charles Krug Winery
Dry red wine, 75cl. Medium bodied 100% Merlot from Napa, USA. 14.5% ABV.
The delicious 2018 Napa Valley Merlot has expressive aromas of cranberry, pomegranate and cherry followed by lovely hints of tobacco and toffee. This medium-bodied wine delights with rich cherry and blueberry flavours accented with hints of walnut and toasted oak across the long supple finish.
Producer Profile Charles Krug Winery
Founded in 1861, now in its third century, Charles Krug Winery is the quintessential example of a multigenerational winery that fuses tradition and innovation to craft wines of high acclaim. It is the oldest winery in the Napa Valley and has been owned and operated by the Peter Mondavi, Sr. family for four generations, since 1943. In late 2013, Charles Krug Winery opened its newly transformed and renovated historic Redwood Cellar Tasting Room and Hospitality Center. Originally built in 1872, the stunning space is a Registered National Historic Landmark. Designed by renowned architect Howard Backen, the renovation honors the winery’s noble which lend the handsome, contemporary—yet timeless—space an authentic, natural ambience.