Varietal: Red Blend
Crimson red color with aromas of earth and blackberry. This wine has flavors of dark cherry, vanilla and tobacco on the mid-palate. Big bodied and well-structured, the finish is smooth, silky and lingering.
Pair with: Smoked tri-tip with a huckleberry glaze, elk medallions with a smoked mushroom risotto or a decadent chocolate torte with a raspberry glaze.
|Composition Notes||50% Merlot, 50% Malbec|
|Vineyards||Williamson Vineyard, Skyline Vineyard|
|Release Date||January 2019|
|Growing Season Notes||2016 Huston Vineyards Merlot 50% Malbec 50% Blend is a limited production wine crafted from grapes grown in the Snake River Valley AVA. The definitive characteristics of the Snake River Valley AVA begin with high elevation vineyards and dramatic temperature fluctuations during the growing season. Long days of intense sunlight coupled with cool nights brings forth intense fruit flavors balanced with rich structure and lingering tannins.|