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    Acclaim

    90 Points2017 VintageJames SucklingJune 3, 2020
    90 Points 2015 VintageWine & Spirits October 1, 2018
    89 Points 2014 VintageJamesSuckling.comJames SucklingMay 1, 2018
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    90 Points2012 VintageThe Tasting PanelAnthony Dias BlueJuly 1, 2015
    90 Points2012 VintageWine SpectatorHarvey SteimanJuly 1, 2015
    92 Points2011 VintageThe Tasting PanelAnthony Dias BlueOctober 1, 2014

    tasting notes

    Aromas of vanilla and toasted oak lead to flavors of pine nuts, molasses and plum. Medium-bodied with silky soft and integrated tannins, this wine finishes with a mix of savory forest floor notes and flavors of dark chocolate and allspice. 

    winemaking notes

    • Vintage: 2017
    • Varietal Blend: 100% Merlot
    • Appellation: Columbia Valley
    • Grape Source: Browne Estate Vineyard, Klipsun Vineyard
    • Harvest Date: Sept. 27 - Nov. 3, 2017
    • Aged: 21 months
    • Oak: 48% New French Oak
    • TA: 4.5 g/l
    • pH: 3.88
    • Alcohol: 14.22%