You could ask for wine shipping to and delivery in the Missouri area.
Here is my selection of Merlot varietal wines.
Bottlings selected in 2019
Vin de France [Ardèche] - Géraldine et Méryl Croizier - La Vrille et le papillon - Chapeau melon - (merlot de cuve)
2018 - USD 15 - intense - yellow pepper, plum - yellow pepper, plum, dense, dries the mouth, easy, round
A wine store at 14748 Clayton Road, Ballwin, Missouri: The Wine and Cheese Place, website, tel. 636.527.1144
A wine store at 457 N. New Ballas, Creve Coeur, Missouri: The Wine and Cheese Place, website, tel. 314.989.0020
An online store in Missouri: The Wine and Cheese Place, website, tel. (314) 962-8150
An importer in Saint Louis, Missouri: F & R Wine Imports, website
Price figures are only rough estimates of the US retail tags, at the date of the tasting. Wines are selected on personal criteria.
You may also try Midwest.
There also are must-taste natural wines in Missouri.
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