March 19, 2014 4:01 PM

Fred Tasker on wine: Merlot is a softer alternative to cabernet sauvignon

Why drink merlot when most people agree cabernet sauvignon is the king of wines? Here’s why. When I throw a big dinner, it's surprising how many guests say cabs are too tannic and powerful, and politely ask for something softer.

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