Posts Tagged ‘Columbia Crest’

2010 Columbia Crest H3 ‘Les Chevaux’ Red Wine, Horse Heaven Hills, Washington

Primarily Merlot, with Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah. Nearly opaque dark ruby color. A spiced oak nose of cinnamon, mint and menthol leads to palate-coating creamy chocolate, followed by solid black berry and currant fruit. Another excellent value… Read more


2008 Columbia Crest Grand Estates ‘Amitage,’ Columbia Valley

This red is primarily Merlot with other Bordeaux varietals and 19% Syrah. It is deep purple/plum in color. The nose shows initial whiffs of menthol, followed by woodspice and fat black fruits and berries. The spice is more pronounced upon initial… Read more