Horse Heaven Hills
This Rhone style Syrah delivers great varietal expression with bright berries, floral notes, and a hint of cedar smoke. The wine is beautifully balanced with a complexity that will enrapture all your senses.
Blend: 98% Syrah, 2% Viognier
Total Acidity 0.62 g/100 mL
Alcohol Content: 15.5%
Barrel Aging: Aging occurred for 18 months in 55% new French oak barrels.
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
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.