2016 Merlot Seven Hills Vineyard
Walla Walla Valley
“This is an aromatic, fruit forward Merlot that opens with notes of red plum and raspberry which give way to clove and hints of rosemary. The palate is refined, structured yet delicate.” – Laura Sorge
Blend: 100% Merlot
Alcohol Content: 14.3%
Barrel Aging: 37% new French oak and 63% Neutral oak barrels for 18 months
The Pinnacle of Winemaking Craftsmanship
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.