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Canoe Ridge Vineyard The Expedition Merlot 2017 Wine Review

Canoe Ridge Vineyard The Expedition Merlot 2017

Canoe Ridge Vineyard The Expedition Merlot 2017

Horse Heaven Hills, Columbia Valley, Washington, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2020-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.8%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Canoe Ridge Vineyard

Agent: Glazer's Of Canada

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Canoe Ridge Vineyard has given "The Expedition" title to its wines, playing off the ridgetop site named by Lewis and Clark after they noted that it looked like an overturned canoe. Love this Merlot produced from grapes sourced from the Horse Heaven Hills. Look for ripe cherry, plum, flinty flavours matched with vibrant acidity on the palate. Tannins are fine-grained.

Merlot food pairings: pork chops, pizza with meat topping, gourmet burgers.

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This Canoe Ridge Vineyard The Expedition Merlot 2017 was reviewed on November 13, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Canoe Ridge, The Expedition 2017 Merlot is produced from wine grapes sourced from the well-known Horse Heaven Hills in the Columbia Valley wine region. This is a sleek and sexy Merlot (yes, Merlot can be sexy :) with fresh red cherry, crushed raspberry, spiced plum, flinty and fine herb flavours smooth and silky on the palate. Enjoy now and for the next four years. - Community Wine Reviews

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