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Merlot

Seen the film ‘Sideways’? Well, given the ubiquitous nature of Merlot, it perhaps wasn’t a surprise one of the main characters had taken against it so. Watch the movie and you’ll see. Anyway, back to the grape. Merlot can produce gloriously plummy and fragrant wines and is found in the great wines of Bordeaux such as Pomerol. This is its most prestigious home, but you’ll find Merlot all over the world and it can vary enormously in quality … which brings us back to Sideways…

Hester Creek 2020 Cabernet/Merlot 750ml

$19.99

Enticing aromas of black currant, dark cherry, and light toast. The soft and pleasing palate has nicely rounded tannins, with bright plum, vanilla, and cedar notes. A fantastic wine for weeknight dinners or parties, pair with good friends and a NY...

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Le Vieux Pin 2020 Petit Rouge 750ml

$27.74

This year’s blend consists mostly of Syrah, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon thanks to a gorgeously classic summer growing season with a balanced crop.  Cabernet Sauvignon, albeit in a smaller percentage as part of the blend, still makes its...

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Augey 2019 Bordeaux Red 750ml

$19.91

Augey Bordeaux Rouge is one of the best values to come out of the world's most famous wine region. Merlot comprises 75% of this blend, with the rest Cabernet Sauvignon. This creates a bright, juicy, and fresh wine with aromas and flavours of red berries...

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Chateau Rousselle 2018 Bordeaux Cotes du Bourg 750ml

$35.57

85% Merlot and the remainder is Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Malbec. Spicy with a peppery nose of plum, blackberry confit and minerals. The palate is fresh and well defined with mouth-filling cassis and chocolate with liquorice, mocha and...

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Mt. Boucherie 2018 Merlot 750ml

$22.99

A big rich, flavourful black fruited wine with tobacco, black olive, black cherry, blackberry. The attack is fresh with bright acidity and black raspberry, black pepper, anise and smoky undertones and some dense unresolved tannins in the back end. A lot...

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Okanagan Crushpad 2019 Narrative Red 750ml

$22.96

Our Narrative Red is a blend of Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Expressing true Okanagan characteristics of red fruits with a distinctive herbal note. Soft tannins coupled with nicely balanced acidity make this an easy drinking wine on its own or paired with...

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Wee Angus 2018 Merlot 750ml

$20.78

The winemaker intends his Angus to go well with any red meats. It's bold and full-flavoured and sure to go up against your best BBQ sauce and rich savoury dishes. Lots of ripe black fruits upfront and the Cabernet Sauvignon introduces some welcome...

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Lock & Worth 2021 Merlot 750ml

$27.74

This is NOT what you may have come to expect from Okanagan Merlot. Light to medium in body we do not try to make a big or heavy wine here. Despite the fact that this single vineyard produces amazing and serious fruit which could handle extended time in...

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Sea Star 2016 Encore 750ml

$33.60

Our winemaker specifically chose a sun-baked vineyard in Osoyoos for both the Merlot and Cabernet Franc grapes that have been crafted into this rich Meritage blend. Encore is the worthy successor to our winemaker’s award winning Debut. A winner...

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Craggy Range 2018 Te Kahu 750ml

$42.52

While this Merlot-dominant blend is now shedding its youthful, primary fruit, there's still lots of development to go, with a firm grip of tannins still holding the elegant core of fruit. There's plenty of fruit concentration and purity here. A classic...

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Concha Y Toro Frontera After Midnight Red Blend 750ml

$11.21

Frontera Night Harvested Blends are a fresh winemaking concept: grapes harvested in the cool of the night for bolder flavors and aromas. After Midnight Red Blend - a late-night sensation. Made by the night - enjoy the nocturnal side of Frontera. Enjoy...

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Rocca di Montegrossi 2015 Geremia Toscana IGT 750ml

$86.86

The Geremia, Rocca di Montegrossi's Merlot/Cabernet Sauvignon blend, is outrageously beautiful in 2015. Racy and pliant, with soft curves, Geremia captures all of the radiant beauty of the vintage. Sweet red cherry, plum, mint, mocha and sweet spice are...

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Les Tours de Laroque 2016 St. Emilion 750ml

$59.04

From 20% of the production, the 2016 Les Tours de Laroque is a beautifully elegant, silky second wine that has terrific cassis and black raspberries fruits, subtle tobacco and earthy mineral notes as well as a hint of spring flowers. Elegant,...

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