2007 DeLille Cellars Chaleur Estate – Red Mountain, WA
Like the 2007 Harrison Hill, the tannins are huge on this wine. Black fruit, herb, and vanilla notes, it’s definitely a mouthful, but still incredibly well balanced. The finish on this thing goes on forever. I would suggest decanting for 1-2 hours before drinking. Read more on RJ’s Wine Blog.
WHO: DeLille Cellars
WHAT: 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 8% Cabernet Franc, 2% Petit Verdot
WHERE: Red Mountain, Washington
HOW MUCH: $75