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68 Ratings
Columbia Crest Grand Estates Merlot

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2013 Vintage) This Merlot has a rich aromatic profile with notes of chocolate and dark cherries. The complex fruit flavors are followed by a smooth, velvety finish. Pair this wine with blue cheese, duck, beef, veal and dark chocolate.

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    Mellow & pleasant especially the second day.

    over 4 years
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    Can taste the grape at first

    about 5 years
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    Can taste the grape up front

    about 5 years
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    ok

    over 4 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...