Mountain Merlot

Tasting Notes

Aromas of vanilla infused strawberry jam lead to hints of cocoa powder fill the nose with flavors of strawberry, pomegranate, cranberry, raspberry and hibiscus on the palate. Lightlu toasted oak gradually emerges leading to a structured and lingering finish.

Winemaking Notes

Vintage: 2015

Varietal Blend: 82% Merlot, 10% Syrah, 8% Cabernet Sauvignon

Appellation: 64% Horse Heaven Hills, 35% Yakima Valley

pH: 3.85

TA: 4.75 g/l

Alcohol: 13.9%

Fining: Bentonite, Gelatin

Aging: 7 months Months

Yeast: Andante

Acclaim

Best of 2013

2011 Vintage

89 Points, by-the-glass value

2013 Vintage

Tasting Panel Magazine

Ripe and lush with juicy plum and berries, bright and fresh with a long, rich style; balanced and tangy. - Anthony Dias Blue

Anthony Dias Blue

Feb 01, 2015

 

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