Skyfall Vineyard 2014 Red Blend, Columbia Valley, $14

By on June 30, 2016

skyfall-vineyard-red-blend-2014-bottleBest Buy! Seattle-based Precept Wine continues to grow its Skyfall Vineyard project overlooking the Yakima River near Red Mountain, and the early releases mean solid returns for consumers. The Red Blend gathers up Merlot (48%), Cabernet Sauvignon (23%), Syrah (16%), Cabernet Franc (8%) and Sangiovese to create a nose of cherry jam and dusty red currant. Its flavors are juicy and approachable with fresh ripe plum, Jolly Rancher grape candy and sweet blueberry.

Rating: Excellent

Production: 13,000 cases

Alcohol: 13.8%

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