Canoe Ridge The Explorer 2014


SKU 06158


This fruit forward blend offers notes of cassis, blackberry, plum, and a kiss of cedar on the long, lingering finish.
Category Wine
Country United States
Region Washington
Appellation Horse Heaven Hills
Brand Canoe Ridge
Alcohol/vol 14.6%
  • we89

Wine EnthusiastThis blend of 49% Syrah, 27% Cabernet Franc and 24% Cabernet Sauvignon leads with boysenberry, blackberry and sweet spice aromas, followed by full-bodied, lush fruit flavors. The tannins are a bit tacky, but it's otherwise appealing, showing pleasant balance.

Sean Sullivan, November 1, 2017