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Intrinsic Wine Company Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 Columbia Valley, Washington State

My Rating 89 Points. Price $22. This Friday my Cabernet fix is from Washington State. Dark ruby in color with a reddish rim. Nice nose of blueberries, plums, cherries, vanilla, cedar, cloves, chocolates, light green bitter vegetables, earth, tobacco, beef jerky and peppercorn. Medium to full bodied with medium acidity and nice legs. Dry […]

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Intrinsic Wine Company Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 Columbia Valley, Washington State

My Rating 89 Points. Price $22. This Friday my Cabernet fix is from Washington State. Dark ruby in color with a reddish rim. Nice nose of blueberries, plums, cherries, vanilla, cedar, cloves, chocolates, light green bitter vegetables, earth, tobacco, beef jerky and peppercorn. Medium to full bodied with medium acidity and nice legs. Dry […]

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The Velvet Devil, Merlot, ’14 @Sam’s Club

Compelling img_1190aromas and flavors of dark cherry, cedar and tobacco permeate a bright, violet color, the beautiful smooth texture, and an elegant finish makes this a great value to enjoy as an everyday sipper.

Pairs with grilled steak, lamb and grilled mackerel.

Krunch Rating: 89 points

Value Price: $9.48

Horse Heaven Hills, ’14 Merlot, @Sam’s Club

This medium-bodied Merlot delivers aromas of spice and blackberry with the perfect balance oimg_1188f earth, cocoa and ripe cherry notes on the palate. The complex flavors are followed by
a smooth, velvety finish.

FOOD PAIRINGS: salmon, lamb, wild game

Krunch Rating: 88 Points

Value Price: $11.48

 

Alexandria Nicole “Shepherds Mark”

Alexandria Nicole “Shepherds Mark” Destiny Ridge Vineyard, White Blend, Horse Heaven Hills, Washington – 2014

Alexandria NicoleYellow color. Aromas of warm peach and apple pies and caramel yogurt with a vibrant, medium-to-full body and a tingling, complex, medium-long spiced nuts, creme brulee, and tropical citrus finish with silky tannins and light oak. A rich and delicious Rhone styled white wine.
Great pairing with Crab Cakes, Grilled Langoustines, Chicken Fajitas and grilled veggies.

Krunch Rating: 93 points

“Into the Void” Meritage by Refuge & Prospect of Columbia Valley, Wa – 2010

“Into the Void” Meritage by Refuge & Prospect of Columbia Valley, Wa – 2010

213777_frThis juicy, smooth, oaky, rich & full & savory wine with aromatics of tomato sauce, roasted red peppers, dried berries, and cooked meat complex,that have a surprising flavor of medium-long spiced nuts, creme brulee, and cedar finish with crunchy, coating, fine tannins and moderate oak. A fun, meaty savory red that will excel with Italian dishes spaghetti bolognese, spaghetti & meatballs, lasagna are just a few suggestions.

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Krunch Rating: 96 points