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Melka Mekerra 2013 | 750 ml.

Item #: 45362

RP94 VN94

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Usually ships within 24 hours. Also available for same-day pickup at our store.

Wine Grapes

Primary Grape: Cabernet Franc | All Grapes: 53% Cabernet Franc

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Critical Acclaim

RP94 Robert Parker’s The Wine Advocate 29th Oct 2015

"The red wine from Knights Valley, the 2013 Proprietary Red Mekerra, is a blend of 53% Cabernet Franc and 47% Merlot, and is my top wine along with the CJ. This is an estate wine from the Melkas’ 10-acre vineyard planted in Knights Valley. Beautiful, chocolaty floral notes with blackcurrants, graphite and earth are all present in this medium to full-bodied, stunningly pure and multilayered wine — 425 cases aged in 60% new French oak for 20 months and bottled unfiltered. This beauty should drink well for at least 20 years." (94 pts.)

VN94 Vinous Oct 2015

"The 2013 Mekerra, a Cabernet Franc/Merlot blend, is powerful, dense and concentrated, with a real sense of power and overtness. Black cherry, plum, mocha and graphite are some of the notes that flesh out as the wine shows off its ample, plush personality. This inviting red should offer tremendous pleasure over the next decade or so." (94 pts.)

California

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United States

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More Information
SKU45362
Product TypeWine
Alternate NameMelka Mekerra
CountryUnited States
RegionCalifornia
DistrictSonoma County
Product Location - Location-AppellationKnights Valley
Package Size750 ml.
Proof/Alcohol by Volume15.5%
BrandMelka
Bottles per Case12
Vintage2013
Bin Location0
Premier PickNo
Wine TypeTable Wine
Wine - ColorRed
Grape(s)53% Cabernet Franc
Primary GrapeCabernet Franc
Dollar Sale (Y/N)No