A deep, impenetratable color in the glass leads to elegant yet generous aromas of ripe fruits, spice and well-integrated sweet oak. A luxuriously textured wine with sumptuous fruit to last.
Three-quarters (73%) of the wine was from our own Outlook Vineyards which were just coming into full production. The balance of the Syrah was from Solstice Vineyards and 5% Viognier was added for aroma and texture.
The Yakima Valley, located within the larger Columbia Valley appellation, stretches some 100 miles from the Cascade foothills east along the Yakima River and east to the Columbia. The vineyards are generally located on the hillsides above the valley floor.
Washington Hills Cellars is one of Washington's largest and most respected independent wineries. Our three brands, Washington Hills, Bridgman, and Apex cover the spectrum of wines. From the beginning, the concept behind Apex wine has been to produce a limited quantity of reserve wines so special and so outstanding that they represent the ultimate in winemaking, "ne plus ultra."