- Slightly bitter & acidic. Sharp texture. Packs a punch
- Gift to Jason from Martha. Cabernet Sauvignon/Syrah Columbia valley Efeste winery, woodinville Washington
- Columbia Valley 2013. Fruity smell. Initially very soft in the mouth. Very slight peppery finish.
- Chateau Ste. Michelle (Indian fields) can sav (Columbia valley). Good price at Triangle. Sale? Really good!
- Blacksmith Merlot, Forgeron Cellars, Columbia Valley. Jan. 25 (Mollie gift?), Jackie & Lynn @ Nueva Italy. Solid flavor.