Quilceda Creek CVR Columbia Valley Red 2011Quilceda Creek
ORIGIN: USA (Columbia Valley, Washington State)
GRAPE VARIETAL: 91% Cabernet Sauvignon, 7% Merlot and 2% Cabernet Franc
ROBERT PARKER: 91
Aged in 100% French Oak for 22 months, the 2011 Quilceda Creek "CVR" Columbia Valley Red Wine is a blend of red fruits, herbs, smoke, minerals and spice. This blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc will best be enjoyed over the next 10 years. This wine represents a great value and has received an average score of 92 points from the Wine Advocate over the past five years.
Recommended Food Pairing: Smoked red meats and smoked duck, grilled root vegetables and aubergine, grilled mushrooms, roast pork, chinese style BBQ pork (char siew), mild curries, stews, tomato based pasta.