Ash Hollow Terassa Reserve Red

$34.99 -- Staff Rated 90+ points--Washington State Classic!

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Ash Hollow Terassa Reserve Red

30% Malbec 30% Cabernet Sauvignon 20% Merlot 20% Cabernet Franc
Toffee, rose petals, blackberry, toast, and spices are just some of the aromas that pleasantly greet the nose when you swirl & sniff this extremely limited production wine. The initial fruit on the tongue is mild, mixed with lavender notes and fresh figs, the mid-palate rises gracefully with smooth, smoky layers of tobacco and dark chocolate, while the finish brings hints of mint and burnt sugar. Barrel aging for 24 months in 25% new Hungarian oak adds light spice and complexity to the wine, while 50% neutral French oak enhances the cocoa and smoke flavors, 25% neutral Hungarian oak rounds out the blend. We're sure you'll enjoy this little miracle as much now as when you open your cellared bottle in a few years. Pair with grilled rosemary lamb chops smothered in olive-mint salsa.
250 cases produced
Response to the 2003 vintage: "Outstanding! A beautiful wine to enjoy now or over several years."
 

Purchase Ash Hollow Terassa Reserve Red

  • Vintage: 2005
  • Region: Walla Walla Valley, WA
  • Rating: 90+pts
  • Lifespan: Drink through 2020
  • Grape: Blend

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