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1998 Swanson Napa Estate - Printable Version

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- winoweenie - 05-04-2008 08:43 PM

Another orphan rescued from the depths of oblivian. Has to rank in the top 3 Merlots from the uneven 98 vintage. Lovely floral nose of roses and violets. Brite medium ruby. Silky entry, soft center and a 3&1/2 lapper finish. No sign of a tannin. solid drinking bottle 88/91 21 by the box. 14.1% alc. WW