Red Blend Champoux Vineyard Horse Heaven Hills 2013

SKU/Code: 
DB5059-13
Product Line: 
Red
Varietal: 
Merlot
Country: 
United States
Region: 
Washington
Andrew Will

This medium to full-bodied wine exhibits the energy and freshness that are the hallmarks of these 2013 vintage. An abundance of fruit and earth flavors bring depth to the mid-palate; lively acidity and polished tannins should keep this wine evolving over the next 15 years.

A blend of 2013 Champoux Blend of 44% Merlot, 29% Cabernet Franc, 18% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Petit Verdot/Malbec, from the Champoux vineyard in the Horse Heaven Hills; the vines are 27 years old on average. The wine spent 18 months in barrel; 750 cases produced.