The 2005 vintage of this wine was ranked #1 on the Wine Spectator's Top 10 Wines of 2009
Crafted in a classic Bordeaux style and sourced from low-yielding vineyards within the best appellations of the Columbia Valley. This wine delivers an enticing bouquet of spice, anise and rose petals. On the palate a perfect balance of cherry, berry and coco flavors lead to a powerful and complex finish.
Chewy with tannin, but bursting with fresh currant and plum,
sneaking in hints of mint and black tea as the finish lingers. A
graceful wine that has miles to go. Best from 2013 through 2018.
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