Pursued by Bear Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
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Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah
Category Red Wine
Region United States : Washington : Columbia Valley
Producer Pursued by Bear
Alcohol 14.4%

The ...Pursued by Bear project is a creative collaboration between Washington State native Kyle MacLachlan and winemaker Eric Dunham of Duhham Cellars. MacLachlan may be better known for his acting skills from his work in Blue Velvet, Twin Peaks, Sex in the City and Desperate Housewives, but he was born and raised in Washington, has a true passion for fine wine and developed a close friendship with Ann Colgin of Colgin Cellars which led him to producing wine. He chose the ideal winemaker, Eric Dunham is a 2nd generation Washington State winemaker, whose family founded the 8th winery in the state. Made of mostly Cabernet Sauvignon, with Merlot and Syrah, the ...Pursued by Bear has notes of allspice, clove, anise and chocolate-covered cherries which are richly wound with well-integrated, velvety tannins. The long finish of opulent black cherries and mocha makes this wine difficult to put down. Aged in 100% French oak, the wine is a blend of Columbia Valley fruit from Lewis Estate, Wallula and Phinny Hill vineyards.

Wine Spectator Smooth and velvety, this is a ripe expression of black currant, blackberry and espresso notes, shaded by hints of sage and mint. The finish plays easily against refined tannins, showing enough acidity for freshness. Best from 2014 through 2019. Score: 92. —Harvey Steiman, 2013.

 
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