:Nota Bene 2012 Arianses Vineyard Red (Wahluke Slope) Review

Bordeaux-style Red Blend from Wahluke Slope US

Review Score: 88
Winery: :Nota Bene
Grape: Bordeaux-style Red Blend
Designation: Arianses Vineyard
Vintage: 2012
Province: Washington
Region: Wahluke Slope Columbia Valley



Our Review

A Merlot-dominated blend, this delivers plenty of flavor and textural appeal. The fruit is black and generous, the tannins are smooth, and the acids are good. The fruits are ripe, the tannins finishing with a splash of coffee. Delicious, but a bit too soft for a Bordeaux-style blend.