Fat Cat Merlot, 2009, California, $8.99. They say: deep ruby color is a prelude to a rich cherry and berry melody, accompanied by mild tannins and oak that close on a palate-pleasing silky smooth chord. We say: fruity, light, short finish, pleasant. Buy again: yes.
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