5 January, 2011
Three Knights Russian River Merlot 2006Comments : 5 Posted in : Merlot, Red Wine on by : The Gourmez
Three Knights 2006 Russian River Valley Merlot
Prunes and strawberries dominate the nose. There’s a crushed mint flavor that accentuates the wine’s primary notes of pepper and a bright berry somewhere between blue and boysen. Plenty of dry mouth left when the wine’s been swallowed.
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Deeeelicious. Tight nose with some hints of black fruit. Little bit peppery with a juicy berry flavor. Fantastic merlot!
The merlot is light-to-medium-bodied, relatively smooth and a bit spicy, tasting of black fruit and maybe a bit of tobacco and cloves.
5 thoughts on : Three Knights Russian River Merlot 2006
Just picked up a bottle today at Trader Joe’s. Excited to open it up tomorrow for dinner!
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I’d recommend giving it some time to air, if you can, Katie. Otherwise, enjoy!
trader Joes just ran out the 2007, where can I get more of this stuff
I have no idea, Sam! I hope you find it soon.