Pahlmeyer Napa Valley Merlot 1997

Ratings on Delectable

Jon Maxwell Delectable Pro

Founder Veritas Wine Consulting

Not nearly as plush as it no doubt once was, but has held up reasonably well over 19 years

Not nearly as plush as it no doubt once was, but has held up reasonably well over 19 years

8.7

Ron Siegel

Deep dark color that is still very youthful showing cherry, berry, plum fruits with mocha, leather & tobacco.

Deep dark color that is still very youthful showing cherry, berry, plum fruits with mocha, leather & tobacco.

9.3

Ron Siegel

This was delicious! Purchased on release showing red berry fruits, cassis, leather & tobacco leaf.

This was delicious! Purchased on release showing red berry fruits, cassis, leather & tobacco leaf.

9.4

Jonathan Hammer

Very rich Merlot

Very rich Merlot

9.5

B

1997 Pahlmeyer Merlot. Dinner w J&J D at Ner. Didn’t decant and drank straight away. Lovely and balanced.

1997 Pahlmeyer Merlot. Dinner w J&J D at Ner. Didn’t decant and drank straight away. Lovely and balanced.

10

Marc vanholst

Couple famous vintages in a row(MERLOT). Put them on the map to stay. Also one of the final vintages she made for them.

Couple famous vintages in a row(MERLOT). Put them on the map to stay. Also one of the final vintages she made for them.

9.6

Dick Schinkel

Epic vintage - rare to see any of those... Cheers!

Epic vintage - rare to see any of those... Cheers!

9.7

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