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- Bucko - 11-09-1999 10:37 PM

1996 Beringer Red Table Wine, Alluvium, Knight's Valley, $30. The wine is 75% Merlot with the remainder a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec and Petit Verdot. Black fruit predominates, a hint of minerals, moderate tannins, and, and, and obvious smoky OAK!!!! Similar to the 1996 HM Merlot -- just overwhelming smoky oak.

Bucko


- Thomas - 11-10-1999 09:24 AM

Yep. Confirms it. Beringer do like smoked wood.