Canoe Ridge Vineyard 2011 The Expedition Cabernet Sauvignon, Horse Heaven Hills, $15

By on May 14, 2013

washington wineBest Buy! Canoe Ridge is back with a vengeance, thanks to Precept Wine in Seattle, which purchased this longtime Walla Walla winery a couple of years ago. This is a delicious and affordable Cab with aromas of lavender, vanilla, dark chocolate, blackberry and spice. On the palate, it offers flavors of dark ripe berries backed with assertive tannins, which give this wine a nice bit of length.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 500 cases

Alcohol: 13.5%

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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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