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Columbia Crest Estate Series Merlot 1996

Merlot from Columbia Valley, Washington
  • WE 87
  • WS 87
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Winemaker Notes

At Columbia Crest we consider Merlot our flagship wine, and so do the critics. The grapes were selected from fully mature vineyards along the Columbia River, hand-harvested, and vinified separately according to lot characteristics before aging in French oak barrels. As to the result, we invite you to judge for yourself.

Critical Acclaim

WE 87
Wine Enthusiast

WS 87
Wine Spectator

Columbia Crest

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Columbia Crest, Columbia Valley, Washington
Columbia Crest
Founded in 1983, Columbia Crest has grown from a small winery in a relatively unknown wine region to one of the most significant wineries in the U.S. and a major force behind Washington state's emergence as a world-class wine region. Over the years, the winery has remained committed to delivery handcrafted, small-lot wines, as well as affordable, superior quality everyday wines. In 2009, the winery reached a milestone when Wine Spectator named their... View More