Matthews 2013 Claret Red (Columbia Valley (WA)) Review

Bordeaux-style Red Blend from Columbia Valley (WA) US

Review Score: 91
Winery: Matthews
Grape: Bordeaux-style Red Blend
Designation: Claret
Vintage: 2013
Province: Washington
Region: Columbia Valley (WA) Columbia Valley



Our Review

A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc, this wine has a distinctive, slightly volatile nose that carries a whiff of barnyard. On the palate, a floral note is at the fore, and the flavors are forward and earthy, but not quite as intense as some of the other wines on this site.