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Columbia Valley

2020 Grand Estates Merlot

Tasting Notes

This Merlot has round juicy flavors of dark plum and herb, finishes bold and structured with notes of vanilla and raspberry.

Food Pairings

Pair this wine with blue cheese, duck, beef, veal and dark chocolate.

WINE ANALYSIS

Blend:
91% Merlot, 5% Syrah, 4% Cabernet Sauvignon
Aging:
The wine aged predominately in oak barrels, both new and old French and American, for approximately 14 months.
Alcohol:
14.1%
TA:
0.52 g/100mL
F:
Grapes were crushed and then fermented 6-10 days on the skins. Malolactic fermentation occurred in stainless steel tanks and oak barrels. Blending occurred immediately after fermentation.

Our Promise

At Columbia Crest, we are just as devoted to superior customer service as we are to producing quality wines. Whether you're shopping online, by phone, or in our tasting room, you can count on our helpful Concierge team to answer any questions you might have along the way.

Shipping & Service

We cannot ship to these states due to restrictions.
Below are the states we can ship to, as noted in green.
  • Alaska
  • Arizona(12 cases/year)
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut(25 bottles/62 days)
  • District of Columbia(1 case/month)
  • Florida(permitted only to certain wet areas)
  • Georgia(12 cases/year)
  • Hawaii(6 cases/year)
  • Idaho(24 cases/year)
  • Illinois(12 cases/year)
  • Iowa
  • Kansas(12 cases/year)
  • Maine(12 cases/year - no products under 750mL)
  • Maryland(18 cases/household/year)
  • Massachusetts(12 cases/year)
  • Minnesota(2 cases/year)
  • Missouri(2 cases/month)
  • Montana(18 cases/year)
  • Nebraska(12 cases/year)
  • Nevada(12 cases/year)
  • New Hampshire(12 cases/year - permitted only to certain wet areas)
  • New Mexico(2 cases/month)
  • New York(36 cases/year - permitted only to certain wet areas)
  • North Carolina(2 cases/month)
  • North Dakota(3 cases/month)
  • Oregon(5 cases/month)
  • Pennsylvania(36 cases/year)
  • South Carolina(2 cases/month)
  • South Dakota(12 cases/year - limited products available)
  • Tennessee(1 case/month - up to 3 cases/year)
  • Texas(45 bottles/month - up to 181 bottles/year)
  • Vermont(12 cases/year)
  • Virginia(2 cases/month)
  • Washington
  • West Virginia(2 cases/month)
  • Wisconsin(12 cases/year)

To ensure temperature variances don't impact the quality of your wine, orders are shipped Mon-Wed for ground and 2-day, and Mon-Thu for overnight. Contact us for orders that need to go out the same day. Adult signature required. Shipping Policies