2016 Monarch Glen Merlot

United States

This tasty California red is our highest rated wine, winning a 97-point Double Gold Medal in the 2017 San Francisco International Wine Competition. Monarch Glen Merlot grabs your attention with tangy notes of fruit and a satisfying, dry finish. Pair it with herbed meats, from lighter offerings like roast chicken, to heavier meals like grilled lamb.

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Perfect for mulled wine


Martha's Tasting Notes

Tangy cherry, sweet berries

  • More About This Wine
    • Winery: Monarch Glen Vintners
    • Varietal: Merlot
    • Year: 2016
    • Type: Dry
    • ABV: 12.5%
    • Country: United States
    • Awards:
      • 2017 Silver - Critics Challenge Wine & Spirits Competition
      • 2017 Double Gold - San Francisco International Wine Competition