Eclipse Napa Valley Stag's Leap Merlot
Light warm oak accentuates a spicy aroma with a soft, supple and fruity palate of plums and red berries. Rich, round flavor provides an elegant lingering finish.
Sweetness: Dry, Body: Full, Oak Intensity: Heavy
Eclipse has the highest single strength juice and varietal content of any Winexpert wine kit, past or present. Added grape skins on most of the red wines as well as changes in oak and yeast processes on some styles ensures Eclipse wines are comparable to commercial wines, delivering outstanding varietal character, structure and intensity of flavor. Bottle labels included in each wine kit as well as varietal style sticker with concise wine descriptors. 18 liter kits make 6 gallons.
Flavor - highest single strength juice and varietal content
Character - varietal specific grape skins for added tannin, color and flavor
Structure - premium tannins and optimized alcohol levels deliver full-bodied, structured wines
Aroma - optimized and dual yeast processes for outstanding aromatics
Complexity - refined and two stage oaking providing additional flavor and complexity