Chateau Figareaux 2011 Tradition, Columbia Valley, $25

By on July 11, 2013

Seven of Hearts is a winery in Carlton, Oregon.Winemaker Byron Dooley crafted this red wine in a Bordeaux style, a blend of Merlot (47%), Cabernet Sauvignon (35%) and Cabernet Franc (18%). It opens with aromas of mint, strawberry jam and pomegranate, followed by big, juicy flavors of red cherry, raspberry and cranberry. It’s all backed with sturdy tannins.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 196 cases

Alcohol: 13.6%

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