This fresh and contemporary Merlot is a medium weight wine with ripe plum and berry fruit flavors together with soft grape and oak tannins. At our place we all enjoy it with pasta, pizza and cheese.
Aged in oak barrels, it combines intense berry-infused aromas with wonderfully rich flavors. Velvety and lush in the mouth it exhibits beautiful balance. This is a red you can enjoy every night.
This Merlot's blackberry flavors and soft, smooth finish are perfect with grilled chicken or tomato-sauced pasta.
Spicy berry aromas and hints of smoke and plums. Well balanced, round and supple with smooth tannins.
Cupcake Merlot is a full-bodied yet smooth merlot displaying supple tannins. This is a softer, silkier Merlot with a good balance of oak and fruit. It starts with flavors of red cherries that evolve into decadent flavors of cocoa and espresso mingles into a plush, silky mocha finish. This wine pairs well with pork tenderloin with a port-fig reduction sauce or a decadent chocolate molten cupcake.
With gorgeous red velvet and crimson hues, this Merlot has hints of wild berries and black pepper. On the palate, its smooth but complex body brings forth flavors of plum and black cherry, followed by a soft, satisfying finish.
Watch out this wine jumps out of your glass! Ripe plums and currants with a nose of smoky oak. Spaghetti bolognese with meatballs. Four cheese lasagna with herb and garlic bread. An excellent wine to enjoy with or without food!
Columbia Crest built its reputation for Washington Merlot with a rich full-bodied style of wine characterized by black cherry and raspberry. Extended aging in small French and American oak barrels soften the texture and add complexity. This fruit-forward wine is defined by aromas and flavors of raspberry and blackberry. Expressions of coffee and cocoa frame the mid-palate, and spice round out the soft velvety finish.
Our Woodbridge Merlot has luscious aromas of blackberries and cherries, and flavors of plums, red fruit, and cocoa. Coupled with supple tannins, hints of spice and mocha give this wine a complex character and good structure. Oak aging adds comforting vanilla accents to the smooth finish. This versatile Merlot pairs exceptionally well with a variety of dishes, such as hearty lasagna, roasted rack of lamb, or eggplant Parmesan.
This medium-bodied Merlot displays ripe berry and cherry aromas balanced with chocolate and vanilla oak notes. Balanced palate with a rich, smooth finish. Pairs well with grilled meats, parmesan & romano cheeses, pizza, burgers, bolognese sauces, dark chocolate, berries and fondue.
A medium-bodied Merlot with aromas of spice and blackberry. A perfect balance of earth, dusty cocoa and ripe cherry flavors with a lingering rich velvety finish.
This extremely aromatic Merlot bursts from the glass with an explosion of black cherry, black raspberry, pomegranate, dried currant and orange zest. Immediately following are notes of vanilla, graham cracker, chocolate, and spice that lead into toasted marshmallow, blackberry and plum. This wine has a satisfyingly long and lingering finish, but is bright and balanced. Enjoy now or for many years to come, as this wine will age gracefully in your cellar. This limited production offering, is lovingly hand-crafted to showcase the best that Washington Merlot has to offer.