Scatter Creek Winery 2010 Daves Rajin’ Red, Yakima Valley, $18

By on April 26, 2014

scatter-creek-winery-logoChehalis Valley winemaker Terril Keary continues to create an eclectic assortment of blended wines, and this is his largest production. The stitching of Syrah, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon creates fruit-forward aromas of Hawaiian Fruit Punch, Jolly Rancher apple candy and cherry taffy with hints of chocolate and coffee. Inside, it leans toward strawberries, apple and more coffee amid a structure that’s simple yet tasty, particularly when chilled just a bit. Enjoy with curries or pungent cheeses.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 420 cases

Alcohol: 13.8%

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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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