The Canoe Ridge Estate Chardonnay is inherently vibrant, refined and elegant and Chateau Ste. Michelle like to enhance that style in the cellar. This Chardonnay delivers fresh apple, pear and spice aromas and flavors. The finish is elegant and refined with light spice notes, which are a result of the restrained...
Elegant and complex, with aromas of red plum, loganberry and red currant. Silky tannins balance the lively plum and berry flavors on the palate. The wine finishes with lingering toast in the background. The blend is 84% Merlot, 16% Cabernet Franc.
This Merlot exhibits bright red cherry and currant fruit aromas and flavors. Canoe Ridge Estate expresses itself in this way in most of the reds. They allow this Merlot to stay a little more refined and elegant, accenting it with spicy, restrained French oak, while retaining plenty of that trademark Washington...
Lively blackberries and cassis can be found in the nose of the 1999 Merlot Cold Creek Vineyard. This firm, extracted wine displays blackberries, cassis, and flavors reminiscent of freshly laid road tar in its structured personality. Its finish exhibits loads of firm yet ripe tannin. Projected maturity: 2005-2010.” Rated 89, Robert...
Aromas of poached pear, caramel apple, spice and a hint of blossoms precede a mouthful of bright fruit, reminiscent of a fresh Gala apple. The refined flavors of this crisp Chardonnay end with a gracefully lingering finish of cream and butter nuances.
Generous blackberry, black cherry and raspberry aromas and flavors unfold from the glass. This is a luscious, expressive wine with a soft, appealing finish.
Aromas of cola, cream soda and caramel lead to expressions of vanilla and strawberry jam on the smooth palate, flavors of spice round out the silky finish.
This Shiraz features New World-style ripe and jammy fruit aromas. Flavors of black cherry and white pepper are pronounced on the palate with hints of boysenberry and raspberry. The lingering finish is pleasingly supple.
This opaque - almost purple wine bursts out of the glass with intense aromas of spice, blueberry, lavender and violet. Great concentration in the mid-palate carries the fruit flavors towards the long silky finish.
Dry wine. Blackcurrant, cedarwood, blackberry, sometimes eucalyptus, bell pepper and green olive flavors and aromas. Cabernet Sauvignon stands up beautifully to virtually all red meats, whether served simply with au jus or rich, reduced sauces. Fine olde
A warm summer followed by a cool harvest allowed the fruit to ripen slowly on the vine to achieve a fine balance and a lively acidity. Fresh flavors of tropical fruit, pears and soft oak fill the nose. Ripe mango and nectarines are accented by delicate hints of oak that lead...
Lively black cherry fruit nose with a touch of cedar. Full palate with a complex depth of fruit and oak. Firm yet supple finish.
Dry wine. A fruitful style with aromas and flavors of blackberry, blueberry, spice and toasty oak notes. The substantial flavors of this wine pair well with hearty pastas, stews and grilled beef or lamb.
Covey Run's Quail Series Cabernet is aromatic and deeply colored, with a supple mouth-feel and attractively fruity, medium-bodied flavors of cherry, berry and spice. Enjoy it with beef, lamb, game and red-sauce pasta dishes.
The ruby red color, cherry fruit and warm, smoky toast flavors found in this wine are all trademark descriptors for Washington Merlot. This Merlot is fruit-forward with a rich ruby color, subtle tannins and an enjoyable lingering finish.
Barrel aging both French and American oak barrels added notable structure. The wine is rich with dark fruits such as plum and blackberry integrating beautifully with the oak. Hints of leather and velvety texture with a bit of chocolate linger on the smooth finish. Excellent accompaniment for lamb or roast beef....
This classic Oregon” Pinot offers luscious aromas of ripe strawberries, vanilla, graham, and a sinful hint of caramel. A silky sweet entry leads to bright flavors of red currant, raspberry and orange peel. The persistent finish is perfectly complemented by pleasingly buoyant acidity.