Smith Devereux

2017 Merlot
Napa Valley

2019 Offering
Premiere Napa Valley
Auction 23 | Lot No. 181
Vintage: 2017

Smith Devereux


Napa Valley

5 cases produced


  • Our single-vineyard Napa Valley Merlot is meticulously grown in our acclaimed Ibex Vineyard in St. Helena
  • Expect complex layers of lush dark fruit, chocolate-covered raspberry and white pepper
  • Notes of blackberry, dark raspberry, leather, tobacco and soft black pepper
  • 100% Merlot, hand-harvested, fermented 21 days on the skins with yeast


This single vineyard wine from celebrated Ibex Vineyard in St. Helena is simply our best and precisely what a bold, spicy Napa Valley Merlot should be. Feisty, silky and smooth, balanced and complex, this Premiere Napa Valley wine will drive Merlot lovers crazy and convert anyone that fell into the "Sideways" trap into a lover of great Merlot. Rare, exclusive, delicious - be the only one on the block with this luscious treat.

Wine Facts

  • Single vineyard wine
  • Sustainably produced

Brett Adams

Winemaker, Smith Devereux

Winemaker, Brett Adams

Winemaker Brett Adams began working in the wine industry at Trinchero in 2001 after finishing his BS in Fermentation Science from UC Davis. After that he went on to study for a Master's of Science at Washington State University with an emphasis in Enology. Upon leaving WSU, Brett came back to California to work as Assistant Winemaker at Roche winery in Sonoma, followed by a harvest at Sequoia Grove Winery in Rutherford and then Honig Vineyard & Winery as Associate Winemaker. He now makes all of the wines for Smith Devereux.

Country born: USA

Years in the wine industry: 10-15 years

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Premiere Napa Valley Wine Collection

Winery Vintage Variety Appellation Fanciful Auction
Rutherford Hill Winery 2017 Red Wine Napa Valley Trust the Dust 23
Smith Devereux 2017 Merlot Napa Valley IBEX VINEYARD 23
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