Columbia Crest Merlot 03 Washington Columbia Crest 2003

Member Review by dbhonig:

Nose is chocolate, cherries, and prunes. Very fruity. On the mouth it is thick, almost but not quite syrupy. Chocolate cherries and cassis predominate, with just a little earth and bramble to save it from being a complete fruit bomb. Finish is short, with a bit of dry cocoa flavor.

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Columbia Crest:
At Columbia Crest we pride ourselves on delivering handcrafted, superior-quality small-lot wines, as well as affordable everyday Washington wines. Our first release in 1984 started a tradition that has established us as one of America’s most popular and fast-growing wineries.
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Member Reviews for Columbia Crest Merlot 03 Washington Columbia Crest

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Snooth User: dbhonig
283711,150
3.00 5
02/15/2009

Nose is chocolate, cherries, and prunes. Very fruity. On the mouth it is thick, almost but not quite syrupy. Chocolate cherries and cassis predominate, with just a little earth and bramble to save it from being a complete fruit bomb. Finish is short, with a bit of dry cocoa flavor.


Snooth User: ff1959
38435128
2.50 5
01/31/2008

I always pick up a couple of Columbia Crest Merlots at the grocery store - this winery puts out some of the best of what I classify as "grocery store wines". Widely available, inexpensive, high quality, good tasting, very quaffable.


Snooth User: spyder47
4088623
3.50 5
01/09/2008

Pleasant nose of cherries and stewed fruits. Tart cherry and raspberry flavors with some tannins. Medium to long finish. Excellent value ( I paid $6 ).


Snooth User: PJC
27941105
1.00 5
06/07/2007

One glass


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Source: Fame Wine and Tobacco
03/16/2010

Columbia Crest Merlot 2003 Two Vines and all other wine from Columbia Crest are readily available to ship at discount prices. We carry many premium wine from across the world.




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