Kim Crawford Hawke's Bay Merlot 2007, Hawkes Bay, North Island

Merlot Merlot
New Zealand

$19.95 (680967)

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86 pts
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March 20, 2010

Critic Reviews (9)

Vintages
Vintages

This stylish merlot made me think of Pomerol (merlot’s Bordeaux homeland) for its ripe fruit and smooth, quite...

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Nancy Morgan
Nancy Morgan

A gorgeous Merlot to fall into - wrap yourself in it. Full-bodied with notes of plums, berries and vanilla. Pair...

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

This is a fine merlot from a region becoming well known for the variety. Look for quite plush and complex flavours, a...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Opulent plummy nose along with fresh, cool herbal notes like Thai basil and coriander. Palate has plenty of spicy...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

Intensely woody, coffee grounds, bitter chocolate-dominated aromas; slightly off-dry impression, fullish, woody, hot...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Deep intense purple colour. Juicy, slightly cedary, sweetish, black cherry fruit on the nose. Spicy, medium bodied,...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

medium to full bodied, pronounced intensity, medium-high alcohol, medium acidity, ripe and velvety tannins; intense,...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

This is excessively woody in my view, coming across like wood-soaked alcohol and vanilla extract, with raisined fruit...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has a meaty/raw hamburger note associated with hydrogen sulfide. Also some licorice, ripe berry fruit and oak so...

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