Original
25 Ratings
Columbia Crest Merlot Reserve

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(1998 Vintage) The master blend features 65% of the Cabernet Sauvignon lots harvested for the Grand Estates program plus 10% Merlot which further defines the flavor and mouthfeel. The wine is balanced and mouth filling with black cherry, blueberry and toast.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Enthusiast
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Nov-06
  • Wine Advocate
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 164 on Apr-06
  • Wine Spectator
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/05
  • Wine Spectator
    (1998 Vintage)