Nearco Col D’Orcia Merlot 2012

Fanciful Name: Col D'Orcia
Varietal: Merlot
Vintage: 2012
Country of Origin: Italy
Appellation: Sant' Antimo
Retail Price: $42

Tasting Notes: A lovely example of Tuscan winemaking, outside of the Sangiovese box. Half Merlot, with Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and a touch of Petit Verdot. Youthful ruby color in the glass, with aromas and flavors of red fruit, and hints of vanilla and spice. A long and elegant finish.
Nearco Col D’Orcia Merlot 2012