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  • The 2007 Pinot Noir wasverywell-balanced with an interplay of earth and cherry, and the Meritage from the same vintage kept developing in the glass andwill likelyoffersomefun and nuanced flavors as it ages.

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  • Nat Simons, who the report said runs a unit of Renaissance called Meritage that doles out money to external investment managers, wrote in a November 2003 email that Meritage employees had been told by an investment consultant that "Madoff will have a serious problem within a year."

    Madoff Report Reveals Extent of Bungling

  • So wines that are labeled a Bordeaux blend will be made up of some of these grapes, in California Bordeaux Blends are also called Meritage, it rhymes with Heritage.

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  • To make a reservation, call Meritage at (414) 479-0620.

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  • Dominus has been widely recognized as an iconic producer of Bordeaux styled, or 'Meritage' wines.

    Chris Phelps of Swanson Vineyards: A Name to Know in Reconsidering Napa Merlot

  • A great Cabernet Sauvignon, or a red Bordeaux blend, may have other names, such as Meritage in the new world, but the best compliment is still to call it a great Bordeaux blend.

    Brad Haskel: The Importance of French Wine

  • I think the marketing aspect of the term "Meritage" is worth noting...

    Mysterious Meritage

  • In your travels you might see wine labeled "Meritage" and wonder --not surprisingly -- just what it is.

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  • From what I've been told, wineries must pay the Meritage Association a fee and become a member of their organization in order to use the trademarked term "Meritage" on their wines.

    Mysterious Meritage

  • Thus, you'll find many bottlings, high end, even, comprised of blends similar to what you're describing, but without the "Meritage" designation due to a winery opting not to pay this fee.

    Mysterious Meritage

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