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2013 Merlot

$21.99 $14.99
Model number: W-MER13
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2013 Merlot2013 Merlot
PA – Lake Erie
Size: 750ml - Bottle

Can ship to addresses within PA, TX, CA, OH, FL, VA, MO, DC and other select states.

Blackberry and cherry aromas work alongside the rich escapes of toasted oak for a strong, yet mellow finish in this full-bodied red. Its complexity takes hold of your taste buds and gently hangs on, making it a great match for savory, roasted-style dishes and stews. Enjoy with some dark chocolate morsels for a delightfully decadent experience.

Current Vintage Awards
Bronze Medal – 2017 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Recent Vintage Awards
Silver Medal – 2011 Great Lakes Great Wine Competition
Bronze Medal – 2014 Great Lakes Great Wine Competition
Bronze Medal – 2013 Great Lakes Great Wine Competition
Bronze Medal – 2011 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Taste & Character
Acidity: Medium
Tannins: Medium
Oak: Medium
Recommended Bottle Longevity: Long (Greater than 5 years)
Body: Full


Total Cases: 116
Harvest Dates: October 2013
Vineyard: John and Cindy Moorhead Farms
Bottling Date: May 2016
Release Date: June 2016
Average Degree Brix at Harvest: 23.5
Titratable Acidity: 0.9 g/L
pH at Bottling: 3.54
Alcohol Level: 12.5%
Blend/Composition: 100% Merlot
Fermentation:  On the skins for 7 days, and punch downs 3 times a day
Yeast: ICV D80 and full Malo-lactic
Aging: 30 months in new American and French oak barrels 

We can ship wine direct to addresses within PA, and select states

You must be 21 years or older to enter the online wine store and adult signature (21 yrs or older) is required to receive delivery of all shipped wine orders.  If an adult is not at your home address during the day, we recommend you have the package shipped to your workplace if possible.

Wine CANNOT ship via FedEx Smartpost. If this is chosen as the shipping method, we will automatically change the shipper to FedEx. Extra charges may be incurred.

For convenience and to save on shipping you can order online and pick up later at our Winery or at our Erie Colony Plaza retail location. Just select PICK UP AT WINERY as the shipping method during check-out.


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