|Winery:||Cougar Crest Winery|
|Region:||USA » Washington » Columbia Valley » Walla Walla County » Walla Walla Valley|
|Varietal:||Merlot , Syrah , Cabernet Sauvignon , Cabernet Franc|
Cougar Crest Winery
Another day, another wine from Walla Walla! Tonight I am enjoying a bottle of 2008 Cougar Crest Dedication Five Columbia Valley Red Wine that I picked up from my summer vacation adventure to Walla Walla! Cougar Crest (come on now seriously, with the ...
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Varietals Produced by Cougar Crest Winery View all
History of the grape: Viognier is thought to be an indigenous grape of Croatia that was brought to the Rhone in Franc...
You’re a member of the ‘Rhône Ranger’ band. Your groupies think you’re ‘hot’, even when you're boozy and "strung out"...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
Page 1 of 5Cougar Crest Winery on Snooth
The wine is a deep inky purple color in the glass, with a bit of opacity. The nose is lovely, with aromas of ripe fruit, plum, blackberries and cherry, with some hints of vanilla, clove and autumn spice. The taste is just beautiful, with a blast of ripe fruit that easily transitions to some leather, green grass and white pepper notes midpalate... Read More
The wine is a beautiful ruby color in the glass with great clarity. The nose is full of rich dark fruit, blackberries, plum and cherry over some rich leather and oak. The taste is a classic Walla Walla Syrah, with rich fruit up front, blackberry, ripe plum that transitions to some cherry cola, dark chocolate and mineral notes mid palate. The lon... Read More
Blackberry essence, earthy, spice laden.Nice texture. Great color Read More
An interesting article --http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/01/dining/kevin-pogue-seeks-washington-states-top-terroir.htmlI've yet to try any wines from Walla Walla -- simply not available here -- but keep reading about them. It's on my to-do list for if I ever visit the US. But it's particularly interesting to see they're taking terroir more seriou... Read More
Hello gang,Im turning to the best group of people to go to for wine and travel advice! Im heading up to Portland, Oregon then driving up to Seattle, Washington and then 45 mins away from Walla walla at a friends after Christmas for New Years!I know North Willamette is right by Portland so was wondering if there are places any Snoothers recommend... Read More
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Another day, another wine from Walla Walla! Tonight I am enjoying a bottle of 2008 Cougar Crest Dedication Five Columbia Valley Red Wine that I picked up from my summer vacation adventure to Walla Walla! Cougar Crest (come on now seriously, with the friends I have, how could I not stop at a place with "cougar" in the name?) has a tasting room ... Read More
So I just go back from my 2-week road trip driving cross country to visit my favorite wine region, Walla Walla! Now to be fair, I enjoyed wine on the way out and on the way back. I stopped in northwest Missouri to try some wines made from the Norton grape, which is the official grape of the state, as well as some wines in the Snake River Valle... Read More
Planning a trip to Walla Walla this summer. Any recommendations for wineries to visit, restaurants to try, other things to see etc? Read More
Mike found this wine - very smooth and silky on the tongue. Read More
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