Foris Klipsun Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon - Merlot 1997

Bordeaux Red Blends from Yakima Valley, Washington

Price: $22.99 $15.99
Save $7.00 (30%)
Item No. 52893

Winemaker's Notes

A harmonious, reserve blend from Washington's Klipsun Vineyard, the softer, more forward Merlot 60% and deeply intense, highly structure Cabernet Sauvignon 40% result in a complex, harmonious wine. Aromas of plum and fresh strawberries lead to cherry flavors complexed with cedar and clove opening to a long lasting finish of vanilla bean and spice. Unfined and unfiltered.

Learn About Foris

Foris is located in the coastal Siskiyou Mountains just six miles from the Oregon/California border. The diverse Rogue River Valley appellation comprises three distinct valleys with progressively warmer microclimates. Foris produces a Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon from its Klipsun Vineyard overlooking the Yakima River in Washington State.

Learn About Yakima Valley

Washington's first appellation, Yakima Valley has over one third of the state's vineyards. The rolling foothills of the Cascades give the vines a good sun angle, so grapes are well-ripened come harvest time. Merlot dominates the plantings here, creating elegant wines with complex fruit, herbs & structure. Syrah continues to grow in popularity, creating blanced wines with...

Read More About Yakima Valley

Learn About Bordeaux Red Blends

Bordeaux Blends The Fab Five With so much history under its belt, it's no wonder that Bordeaux has figured out the recipe to produce amazing wines. Centuries of making (and drinking) wine led to the blend that has become synonomous with Bordeaux. Winemakers in the New World replicate this formula to create successful blends in their respective regions - you may see Bordeaux blends...

Read More About Bordeaux Red Blends

Related Products
Winemaker's Notes The 2005 HL Cabernet Sauvignon shows intense dark color – one of the darkest we've ever produced. Initially ...
Winemaker's Notes Dark purple. Intense and complex bouquet of red, black and blue berries intermixed with notes of blueberries, Crème ...
Winemaker's Notes 1994 Beringer Cabernet Sauvignon Tre Colline Vineyard Howell Mountain The 1994 Cabernet Sauvignon Tre Colline is a multi ...
UCW5700_1997

About Professional Ratings

close
Please login or create an account to create a wine list.
close
close
New Arrival Alert
Also sign me up for Wine.com emails featuring deals, trends and new arrivals
Your alert has been added!

Remember, you can go to my account > my alerts to view/edit your alerts at any time (or click here if you want to see them now!)

Membership Benefits


  • • Unlimited FREE ground shipping.
  • • Fast & convenient delivery to your door.
  • • Shop with confidence, satisfaction guaranteed.

Ship on us for a month!

Start My Free Trial

After your free trial, StewardShip is just $49/year.

*Some exclusions apply

close popup