Hedges Family Estate Cabernet - Merlot 1999
Bordeaux Red Blends from Columbia Valley, Washington
This blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot offers both complexity and approachability with aromas of plum, currant and black cherries with undertones of vanilla and spice from oak aging. The wine is full and ripe with good body and texture.
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It was 1986 when Washington native Tom Hedges found his first employment in the wine industry marketing American wines in Taiwan. From that humble beginning, Hedges Cellars, then a "virtual" winery, found its first customer: the government of Sweden. Tom and his wife Anne-Marie marketed their Cabernet/Merlot blend to foreign buyers exclusively for two years before going domestic and opening up North American distribution. Still without their own winery, they took a chance buying acreage... View More