Reserve

2015 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sportfisher Vineyard

Columbia Valley

Columbia Crest 2015 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Sportfisher Vineyard Columbia Valley
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94 points

Jul 05, 2018

 

Columbia Crest 2015 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Sportfisher Vineyard Columbia Valley
  • 2015

This wine leads with aromas of sweet ripe blackberry and black cherries with a layer of red licorice and is powered by fruit flavors with an elegant palate and finish.

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Blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Total Acidity 0.60 g/100 mL
pH: 3.74
Alcohol Content: 15.5%
Barrel Aging: 19 months

The 2015 vintage was one of the warmest growing seasons on record in Washington.

Warm temperatures continued through the spring and summer, moderating slightly into fall and extending an early harvest.

Overall, 2015 saw very favorable growing conditions, producing optimal ripening across varieties and yielding outstanding wines throughout the region.

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Meticulously hand-crafted in our Petit Chai – a “winery-within-a-winery” – our Reserve wines represent the pinnacle of winemaking at Columbia Crest. Sourced from premier vineyard sites, less than one percent of the finest grape yields will qualify for our Reserve program, and these wines receive the same hands-on care and attention-to-detail associated with the world’s most exclusive boutique wineries.

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