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Long Shadows Vintners

Long Shadows Vintners
1604 Frenchtown Road
Walla Walla, Washington
USA 99362
Phone: (509) 526-0905
http://www.longshadows.com/
Contact: Katie Sims
Email: info@longshadows.com

Founded by Washington wine pioneer Allen Shoup, Long Shadows is a collection of ultra-premium wines created by internationally acclaimed winemakers from the major wine regions of the world. Each winemaker is a part owner in this unique winery dedicated to producing individual wines that showcase the viticultural excellence of Washington State's Columbia Valley.

After twenty years at the helm of the Stimson Lane wine group (Chateau Ste. Michelle, Columbia Crest and other wineries), Allen Shoup retired to pursue a personal dream. For years he had envisioned a joint venture with highly acclaimed winemakers from different regions of the world. His goal was to bring their expertise to Washington to create some of the most special wines ever crafted from the region’s top vineyards; wines that would stand shoulder to shoulder with the world’s best.

Encouraged by his associates, including long time friend and mentor, Robert G. Mondavi, Allen invited several of the world’s most talented and celebrated vintners to the sunny slopes of the Columbia Valley. Peering over steep cliffs into the valley where the Snake and Yakima Rivers flow into the mighty Columbia, each vintner embraced Allen's dream and agreed to lend their talents to create this tribute to the worldwide celebration of wine.

With their enthusiastic support and advice, Allen drew up plans to establish individual wineries that would reflect the reputation of each winemaker. He named the venture Long Shadows Vintners in tribute to this select group of individuals who have shaped the industry with their benchmark wines and wineries.

His vision is now unfolding. Long Shadows winemaker-partners are designing world-class wines comparable in stature to those they crafted in their native wine regions. They are touring the land, running the soil through their fingers, surveying with practiced eye the leafy trellises that spill down the hillsides of the Columbia Valley.

Winemaker: Philippe Melka

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Long Shadows Vintners Pedestal Merlot 2007
Long Shadows Vintners Pedestal Merlot 2007

Columbia Valley, Washington, United States

90/100

$84.25

LCBO: 64782  Check Stock
BC: 680082  Check Stock
SAQ: 11202741  Check Stock
Long Shadows Vintners #05 Pirouette (Long Shadows Vintners)
LCBO: 64410  Check Stock
Long Shadows Vintners Syrah Sequel Colombia Valley Washington 2006
SAQ: 11202791  Check Stock
Long Shadows Vintners Merlot Pedestal Colombia Valley Washington 2006
BC: 680082  Check Stock
SAQ: 11202741  Check Stock
Long Shadows Vintners #04 Chester Kidder Red Blend (Long Shadows) 2004
LCBO: 64758  Check Stock
BC: 882258  Check Stock
SAQ: 11335501  Check Stock
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