Alphabetical Guide to California Merlot

Alphabetical Guide to California Merlot
Releases from Stags' Leap Vineyard are among the top rated California Merlots reviewed in 2020. (Carolyn Corley Burgess)
From the Dec 15, 2020, issue

The more than 100 California Merlots reviewed in 2020 in blind tastings at Wine Spectator's New York office offer a fascinating display of what the Golden State has to offer. Diversity and quality are in abundance from both smaller producers and landmarks such as Duckhorn, Mayacamas and Stags’ Leap Winery. Get Wine Spectator scores for single-variety Merlot and blends from Napa, Sonoma and more.

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