2019
Nº 4

Merlot
SKU: JME04183
$145
Description

Jean-Charles Boisset believes that the number 4 is the perfect number and the JCB N° 4 is no exception. It is the perfect blend of earth’s four ELEMENTAL forces. A DIGNIFIED Merlot with captivating flavors, earthy notes and structured tannins. A definitive and RARIFIED Napa Valley Merlot to be enjoyed by all.

Tasting Notes
Aroma: 

The wine opens with captivating dark fruit aromas of black cherry, anise and a touch of currant.

Palate: 

On the palate, intricate flavors of blueberries and plum are accented with notes of mocha and a touch of earthiness. This is a structured wine with a balanced and lingering finish.

Winemaking
Vintage Notes: 

What the Number 4 Signifies: N° 4 is said to be the perfect number creating harmony within nature – the earth’s four elements, the four phases of the moon, and the four seasons. This dignified Merlot is a perfect blend of the earth’s elements and represents both humankind and nature yielding the most honorable grapes.

Tech Notes
  • Appellation: Napa Valley 
  • Varietal: 100% Merlot
  • Aging:
    •  21 Months in 100% French oak
    • 14.5% New
Pairs Well With
Meats & Fish:
Grilled Spiced Lamb Chops
Cheese & Nuts:
Hard Cheeses & Brie and Guyere