Great Northwest Wine top 100 wines of 2014: 20-11

By on December 30, 2014

20. Tamarack Cellars 2012 Firehouse Red, Columbia Valley, $18

tamarack-cellars-firehouse-red-bottleOwner Ron Coleman has made this affordable blend his flagship wine. It’s a blend of no fewer than a dozen varieties, leading with Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah. Inviting aromas of ripe plum, blackberry and raspberry jam lead to approachable flavors of rich dark fruit, including Bing cherry and plump blueberry. Dark chocolate notes give this broadly available wine a fond farewell.

Production: 16,500 cases

Alcohol: 13.8%

Winery website

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Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

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