Merlot is a red wine variety that developed from a crossing of Cabernet Franc and Magdeleine Noire des Charentes. The variety’s name derived from a Bordeaux word that means “little blackbird”, either because these birds were of the same black bluish colour as the grapes or because they particularly preferred eating Merlot grapes.
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