Meridian California Merlot is a classic expression of this popular varietal. It open with bright aromas of black cherry, boysenberry cedar and spice notes. The aromas lead to a palate with delicious flavors of rich plum and dark berry fruit. A touch of spice lingers on the long, elegant finish. The Merlot was aged for 6 months on seasoned American and French oak to enhance the flavors in the wine..