DetailsElegant and refined, Master Vintner™ Merlot yields six gallons of wine featuring complex flavors of cherry, plum and currants.
Deep, juicy aromas present bright, fresh fruit. Flavorful notes of strawberries and raspberries intermingle with hints of ripe currants for full-bodied yet easy-drinking red wine. Pairs well with red meat, cheese and game dishes.
Master Vintner™ Merlot develops prominent notes of smoked cedar wood when aged with oak (not included).
Yield: 6 gallons
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Type Red Origin - Body Full
4.0 / 5.03 ReviewsWonderful!!! Would 100% recommend!This batch of Merlot came out amazing, I however do not follow the instructions. I don't bottle after a month. I add a specific amount of potassium metabisulfite in addition to what they provide in the kits, and top up and let it sit in the car boy for roughly 12-22 months racking three times over that period and leaving oak cubes in it for a majority of that time. And then bottle. Never had a bad batch and I have 10, 6 gallon carboys and have been making wine for 4 and a half years now. But this batch of Merlot is for anyone who like a smooth dry red and mine had a light nutty flavor! Wonderful kit!February 8, 2017Purchased
8 months agoMaster Vintner Merlot is a winnerThis vintage is full bodied and a favorite with everyone that tries it. Tim's Merlot kit is a real winner and the results are consistent every time.December 6, 2016Purchased
3 months agoLeaking PackageThe first batch was very good. The last order had wine leaking inside the box. Not much had leaked out but after making the the wine it turned out a bit sour. I followed all steps to the letter, cleaning and sanitizing etc.. I think the must was somehow contaminated. The bag had a small leak around the seam where the cap is inserted. Not sure if I want to drink this batch. Don't want to get sick.December 5, 2016Purchased
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