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Novelty Hill Cabernet Sauvignon 2013Novelty Hill Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
Size: 750ml.
Country: USA
Region: Washington
Sub-Region: Columbia Valley
Producer: Novelty Hill

The Columbia Valley is a diverse growing region that provides a wide range of fruit expression by variety allowing the winemaker to craft rich, multi-layered wines by blending grapes from unique vineyards throughout the region. Vineyard sources that give this wine its richness and complexity include our estate vineyard, Stillwater Creek, and such well-known Columbia Valley vineyards as Seven Hills and Red Mountain, among others. The Cabernet Sauvignon is aged 20-months in predominantly French oak barrels; both new, and one-year-old.

GRAPE VARIETY: 89% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Merlot, 2% Cabernet Franc

FOOD PAIRINGS: Red meats, especially a juicy barbequed steak, grilled and smoked foods

TASTING NOTES: A richly aromatic wine with layers of ripe plum, red currant and sweet black fruit. This is a classic, full-bodied Cabernet with firm acidity and a long-lasting, concentrated finish.