Mercer Estates Winery 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Horse Heaven Hills, $28

By on October 6, 2016

mercer-cabJessica Munnell crafted another winner with her 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon from estate grapes in the Horse Heaven Hills. Spice, blueberries, late summer blackberries and cassis show off their aromas and flavors in this lush wine, which closes with grippy, sweet tannins. Serve it with a char-grilled steak. This earned a gold medal at the 2016 Cascadia Wine Competition.

Rating: Outstanding!

Production: 5,000 cases

Alcohol: 14.1%

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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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