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2017 Markham Vineyards Napa Valley The Altruist

Jean Laurent, the founder of what is now called Markham Vineyards , came over from Bordeaux in the 1850

The current owners have re-invigorated this with their commitment to sustainability in the vineyards, as well as

The Altruist wine proudly proclaims it is “Sustainably Made” on its front label

It’s a smooth Merlot-based wine, a Bordeaux-style blend made with the region’s traditional grapes

There is a reasonable amount of acidity, along with tannins that are bold but not intrusive, which