Find this wine Find this wine Challis Lane 2011 Merlot Very nice, smooth, no tannin bite or need to breath. Pin It Tweet one year ago by Garalddeakins More posts Challis Lane merlot. Mild, lightly fruity body, slightly spicy finish. Pretty good! one week ago by Anerdybirdie Challis Lane 2012 Merlot Nah, too dry. *update: not too bad if you're already drunk 11 months ago by Sarbetsch Challis Lane California Merlot 2011 Good with meat and anything , has medium body one year ago by etp Challis Lane Merlot Cheap, but good one year ago by Mary R.