J Lohr Merlot, Paso Robles, 2015

Los Osos Merlot is grown in our vineyards in the Estrella River area of Paso Robles, one of three appellations in California that produces world class Merlot. Our Merlot has aromas of raspberry, red currant, and blackberry. The flavors are very rich and concentrated with substantial, yet velvety tannins. J. Lohr Estates wines are best characterized by their intense flavor and remarkable balance. Jerry Lohr practices the French system of planting each grape variety in its ideal appellation. With over 3,000 acres of vineyards, quality control is ensured from selection of optimum rootstock and clones through all facets of artisan winemaking. Each of these steps is focused on one goal - flavor second to none. Alc 13.5% by vol.