Stirling Fine Wine
1168 Valley Road
Stirling NJ 07980
United States 908-647-5580
PH: 908-647-5580

Switchback Ridge Peterson Family Vineyard Merlot 2012


SKU 07496


A rich and powerful Merlot with dark cherries, blackberry compote and exotic spice. Juicy, ripe and lush on the palate, framed by ample tannin structure and a long, elegant finish with a hint of chocolate and vanilla bean on the end. - Bob Foley, Winemaker
Category Red Wine
Country California
Region Napa Valley
Brand Switchback Ridge
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
  • ws92

Wine SpectatorPlush and rich, with a sleek core of tannins and acidity. Aromas of floral red currant and tomato lead to focused flavors of cherry, toffee and cedar. Tannins sneak in on the finish. Drink now through 2020. 1,180 cases made.

Tim Fish, August 30, 2015