Original
68 Ratings
Columbia Crest Grand Estates Merlot

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2012 Vintage) This classic Merlot opens with aromas of clove and exotic spices, leading to a palate with a velvety, seductive texture. Good integration of oak and fruit notes create a lingering, complex finish.

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...