' Store | Cliff Creek Cellars

2012 Merlot

$31.00 per Bottle
$372.00 per Case
 

Vineyard Designation

Sams Valley Vineyard

Vineyard Notes

The vineyard experienced good weather and a good set. However, the entire Southern Oregon region ended up with a very short crop this year. Great fruit just less amounts, but probably due to the over set of 2011. It was a normal time of harvest in October.

Production Notes

195 cases

Winemaker Notes

Winemaker Joe Dobbes

Awards

Cellar Selection- Oregon Wine Press March 2017
Vintage 2012
Wine Style Medium Red Wine
Harvest Date October 19, 2012
Sugar 23.3
PH 3.6
Barrel Aging
19 Months
34% 1-3 Year 100% French
33% Neutral
33% New Oak - 95% French 5% American
Bottling Date June 18, 2014
Alcohol % 13.6
Size 750 ml