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Waterbrook Melange Red Varietal Blend 2012

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This well crafted, award-winning red blend has been an industry leader for more than a decade.

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Waterbrook Winery:
Waterbrook Winery in the heart of Walla Walla, Washington is known for producing highly acclaimed wines that boast outstanding quality. Founded in 1984, it was the fourth established winery in Walla Walla and our name was chosen to complement the translation from Nez Perce Indian dialect for the name Walla Walla, meaning "running water." Now in its 25th Anniversary year, Waterbrook has grown fr... Read more
Waterbrook Winery in the heart of Walla Walla, Washington is known for producing highly acclaimed wines that boast outstanding quality. Founded in 1984, it was the fourth established winery in Walla Walla and our name was chosen to complement the translation from Nez Perce Indian dialect for the name Walla Walla, meaning "running water." Now in its 25th Anniversary year, Waterbrook has grown from a family run operation to an internationally recognized leader in Washington State winemaking. With numerous "Top Value" and "Best Buy" reviews, Waterbrook's entire portfolio is consistently awarded for its focus on value and quality and has earned the recognition as "Walla Walla's premium value wine." "Founded in 1984, it established itself as the value brand in the region, a mantle it can claim to this day." - Paul Gregutt, Wines & Wineries: The Essential Guide Read less

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Snooth User: chriscage
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4.00 5
09/05/2017

Huge cranberry/black raspberry juice coloration with rust and/or Earthy tinges around the outside ring.....good clarity. Aromas of black plum, huge leather, herbal/leafy notes of tobacco and fennel leaf, mildly charred oak wood, black cherry pits, blackberry, and cedar forest soils and a hint of smoke. Flavors that represent deep dark berry (cherry, raspberry, boysenberry, blueberry), leathery tobacco leaf, sweet charred oak, slight spice, a hint of chocolate/cocoa powder....the flavors linger a little after the swallow and it finishes dry yet of fresh berry. Mouthfeel is medium....somewhere in between light and chewy and the sea air has to have some sort of effect on the grapes used....this is a delectable 7 grape blend and I most definitely recommend....a superb $10 bottle of wine!



Tasting Notes:

This medium-bodied, fruit-forward blend shows aromas and flavors of raspberry, Santa Rosa plum, and blueberry, finishing long and clean with notes of sweet oak. Balanced fruit and acidity makes this an ideal food wine

This well crafted, award-winning red blend has been an industry leader for more than a decade.

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15000 Cases produced.

Closure: Composite Cork (Diam)

Notes: 22% New American and Hungarian Oak, balance to 1-5 Year Mixed Oak

Wine Specs:

Alcohol: 13% pH: 3.72
Sugar: 0.2 grams per liter Total Acidity: 5.6 grams per liter

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