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Wildhaven

Wildhaven
2014 "Blazing" Red Blend, Columbia Valley

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Lamb Pasta

Category: Other US Red

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 13.8%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$12.49
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'2016 World Value Wine Challenge-Top 10 Red Wine $15 and Under'

Wildhaven
2014 "Blazing" Red Blend, Columbia Valley

Pair this wine with:
Beef Cheese Lamb Pasta

Category: Other US Red

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 13.8%
Violet color. Creamy, toasty aromas and flavors of creme brulee crust, currant custard tart, and chocolate mousse with a soft, crisp, fruity light-to-medium body and a seamless, interesting, relaxed nougat, earth, and blueberry cobbler finish with silky tannins and a suggestion of oak. A smooth and creamy red blend that is sure to please.
Tasting Info
Wine Glass Style: Juicy & Smooth, Fruity & Quaffable
Aroma Aroma: creme brulee crust, currant custard tart, and chocolate mousse
Taste Flavor: nougat, earth, and blueberry cobbler
Sweetness Sweetness: Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: Now-3 years on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Lasagna, Lamb Tagine, Lasagna
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A smooth and creamy red blend that is sure to please.
The Producer

Precept Wine

The Producer
1910 Fairview Ave East, Ste 400
Seattle, WA 98102
USA
1 206-267-5252
Other US Red
Wine Glass Zinfandel.jpg
Serve in a Zinfandel Wine Glass
'Other Red' is a catch-all category for both uncommon grape varietals and uncommon combinations of varietals. There are little pockets of other red varietals grown throughout the US. In California, Italian varietals such as Barbera, Gignolino, Primitivo, and Nebbiolo and esoteric Rhone varietals like Cinsault and Carignano can be found. Tempranillo, best known as the principal red variety of Spain’s Rioja, can also be found in small plantings in the Southwest where hot grown conditions favor the grape. Many producers throughout the US produce blends of Bordeaux with non-Bordeaux varietals such as Zinfandel, Petit Sirah, Syrah and even hybrids like Chambourcin that fall under our Other US Red category.
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