Grape Variety: 49% Cabernet Sauvignon, 47% Merlot, 4% Syrah
Category: Red wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: United States
Region: Columbia Valley, Washington
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Hedges Family Winery
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Medium ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose.
Need to issue my warning for this wine: “Danger Will Robinson” as you can easily drink 2 bottles without blinking an eye
Positives: This wine features cedar, cherry, plums, red licorice, mesquite, Allspice and thyme. Medium body and tannins with good acidity & a long length.
Negatives: There’s some heat coming from the 13.5% alcohol
Drink now or in the next 3 years on its own or and pair it with veal sandwich.
Tasted: 26 June 2014
Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10, Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4