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68 Ratings
Columbia Crest Grand Estates Merlot

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2006 Vintage) This complex artisan wine is produced using various barrel types and varietals to offer classic Merlot spice, ripe cherry fruit, and cocoa aromatics which persist on the palate. The balance of wood and black fruits creates a velvety, seductive finish.

(2006 Vintage) Wine Tasting Notes This complex artisan wine is produced using various barrel types and varietals to offer classic Merlot spice, ripe cherry fruit, and cocoa aromatics which persist on the palate. The balance of wood and black fruits creates a velvety, seductive finish.

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    Very nice, full, plum and other fruit tastes. Soft finish. A nice wine.

    about 7 years
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    almost 7 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (2007 Vintage) "Light on its feet, with a polished feel to the dark berry, prune, star anise and roasted meat flavors, fading slightly on the finish. Drink now through 2012. 250,000 cases made."
  • Ken's Wine Guide
    (2006 Vintage) This ruby colored offering is a pleasant everyday Cab. It opens with a ripe plum like bouquet with a hint of coffee. On the palate, this wine is full bodied, balanced, and round. The flavor profil...