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California Merlot

A baker's dozen of Merlots ranging from outstanding high-end splurges to excellent values
Tim Fish
Posted: August 31, 2009

For the best drinking in California Merlot these days, look to either end of the price scale—splurge and buy the expensive stuff, or don’t sweat it and pick up a bargain. The high-end wines offer consumers richness and complexity, while the top values offer the trademark Merlot qualities of elegance and suppleness.

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