College Cellars 2013 Summit View Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Walla Walla Valley, $35

By on March 31, 2016

college-cellars-cabTim Donahue’s wine program at Walla Walla Valley Community College has become renowned for producing talented winemakers. And its College Cellars is building a record of producing fine wines as well. Its 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon from Summit View Vineyard extends that string by showing off black cherry and blackberry aromas and flavors, plus a touch of graphite and tannins with the bite of blueberry skin. This earned a double gold medal at the 2016 Cascadia Wine Competition.

Rating: Outstanding!

Production: 65 cases

Alcohol: 14.5%

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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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