Northstar 2005 Merlot (Columbia Valley (WA))

Editors' Choice

The Columbia Valley designated Merlot from Northstar accounts for six times as many cases as its Walla Walla Merlot, yet in quality terms it sometimes equals or even surpasses the pricier bottling. The 2005 vintage was stellar, and this lovely wine is bursting with fruit—raspberry, blackberry, plum and more. Spicy aromas and flavors wrap around chocolaty tannins; there are exotic hints of curry and plenty of toast. Paul Gregutt

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  • Alcohol
    14.7%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    6/1/2009
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