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Date Printed: 4/20/2015
Woodward Canyon Walla Walla Cabernet Sauvignon 1998
Woodward Canyon Walla Walla Cabernet Sauvignon 1998
(search item no. 37797)
Wine Enthusiast rating: 93 points
Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
PRICE ON 4/20/2015: $44.99

Winemaker's Notes:

Flavors of raspberry and cassis have married beautifully with spicy, toasted oak and vanilla to produce a profound red wine. The color is deeply purple with concentrated flavors and a delightfully soft finish. While this wine may be consumed now, it will benefit from additional cellaring and, with proper storage, should age for ten years or more.

Alcohol: 14% by volume

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About Woodward Canyon:

Woodward Canyon Winery was founded by Rick Small in 1981. He is currently soul-searching on the subject of terroir. Debating the suitability of certain varietals to certain vineyard plots has become a quandary. On the one hand, the grapes growing there do fine and are the basis for extremely successful wines (Chardonnay, mostly); on the other, would Merlot or Cabernet Franc provide even more exciting character? The evolution of the Northwest wine industry continues.