Find this wine Find this wine Ghost Pines Merlot Recommended Smooth, complex, fruity, yet a bit dry. Ummm, also my second bottle at the new house!! Pin It Tweet 5 years ago by M W. More posts Ghost Pines Merlot Sweet. Smooth. Smell isn't the best, but aftertaste is good. Excellent with apples and cheese/crackers. 2 years ago by Jon C. Ghost pines merlot 2 years ago by Moebow Ghost Pines 2011 Merlot Ghost Pines 2011 Merlot, 62% Sonoma County, 38% Napa County: black cherry, ripe berries, mocha, and brown spice. 2 years ago by Dietrich K. Ghost Pines Merlot 2012 with Mo & Kat @ Chop 3 years ago by Haaindrieg Ghost pines merlot Surprisingly good. 3 years ago by Heather W.