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Waterbrook Merlot 2011

External Review by Prestige Wine & Spirits:

Though the wine saw just less than 25% of new American and Hungarian oak, the vanilla and baking spices stand out at present along with tart cherries, cough syrup and dried herbs. It’s tart and somewhat lean in style with a firm handshake of tannins.

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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

External Reviews for Waterbrook Merlot

External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
01/20/2015

Though the wine saw just less than 25% of new American and Hungarian oak, the vanilla and baking spices stand out at present along with tart cherries, cough syrup and dried herbs. It’s tart and somewhat lean in style with a firm handshake of tannins.


External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
08/09/2015

Light and tangy, with tobacco and coffee overtones to the black cherry and tangy balsamic flavors, lingering with persistence. Offers presence and refinement. Best from 2015 through 2018. 5,085 cases made.


External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
01/20/2015

Light and tangy, with tobacco and coffee overtones to the black cherry and tangy balsamic flavors, lingering with persistence. Offers presence and refinement. Best from 2015 through 2018.




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