Coyote Canyon Winery
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2009 G.W. Smith Malbec Estate Reserve

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Tasting Notes

Jammy blackberries and plums characterize this unique reserve. Moderate tannins lend themselves to hints of mocha and leather. Pair with red meats, spicy Cajun or Mexican dishes.

Winemaker’s Notes

The full flavored grapes that made this wine were handpicked at optimum ripeness, then sorted and crushed. Fermented in one ton bins, this handcrafted wine aged for 15 months in French and American Oak Barrels.

50% French and 50% American Oak Barrels
Alcohol by Volume: 14.3%

Vineyard Notes
Vineyard Source: Coyote Canyon Vineyard: Horse Heaven Hills AVA


Platinum - 2012 Wine Press Northwest Best of the Best 
Double Gold - 2012 Seattle Wine Awards
Gold - 2012 Tri-City Wine Festival
Gold - 2011 Denver International Wine Competition
Silver - 2012 Houston LS & Rodeo Wine Competition