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Featured Wine: Watchdog Rock

Fifteen thousand years ago, epic floods carved the Columbia Valley, leaving behind a winemaking paradise. Watchdog Rock stands guard over this vast landscape where vineyards thrive in the sandy-rocky soils deposited by the flood, producing wines with intense flavors you can’t get anywhere else.

 Wine Profile: 2012 Watchdog Rock Cabernet SavignonWatchdog Rock Cabernet Savignon
Tasting Notes: A wonderful full-bodied wine bursting with cassis, toast, molasses, mocha, nutmeg, and wild blackberries that are held together with muscular tannins and impeccable structure. It’s classic Washington State Cabernet that can be enjoyed now or aged.
Pairing Ideas: Pair this wine with Flat Iron Steak with Cabernet Sauvignon Sauce.
Appellation: Washington State (100% Columbia Valley)
Alcohol Level: 13.5%
Total Acid: 5.8 g/L
pH: 3.72
Residual Sugar: 3 g/L
Average Retail Pricing: $12.99

 Wine Profile: 2012 Watchdog Rock MerlotWatchdog Rock Merlot
Tasting Notes: A rich, soft, and subtle wine displaying supple tannins surrounded by black cherry, strawberry, raspberries, vanilla, and spice. A true Washington State classic made with fruit grown in the perfect growing conditions to showcase the remarkable characteristics of a great Merlot.
Pairing Ideas: Serve this wine alongside a nice hearty dish such as Beef Bourguignon.
Appellation: Washington State (100% Columbia Valley)
Alcohol Level: 13.5%
Total Acid: 5.6 g/L
pH: 3.62
Residual Sugar: 2.5 g/L
Average Retail Pricing: $12.99

 Wine Profile: 2012 Watchdog Rock RieslingWatchdog Rock Riesling
Tasting Notes: A perfectly crisp, clean wine with lovely floral and peach aromas that lead the way for a punch of lusciously ripe peach, apricot, and orange peel flavors. The cooler weather found in Washington State gives this Riesling the perfect blend of character and fruit flavor.
Pairing Ideas: Pair this Riesling with spicy Thai dishes.
Appellation: Washington State (97% Yakima Valley)
Alcohol Level: 12.5%
Total Acid: 6.6 g/L
pH: 3.13
Residual Sugar: 23 g/L
Average Retail Pricing: $9.99

Other Great Buys

Folonari Chianti

Folonari Chianti, Italy
Juicy flavors and fragrant aromas, this wine is fresh, fruity, full and harmonious, with blackberry and raspberry notes and toasted almond notes on the finish.

Pairs deliciously with veal, pork, pizza, pasta with meat sauce, chicken, and hard cheeses.

Average Retail Pricing: $11.99- $13.99

Shannon Ridge High Elevation Cabernet Sauvignon

Shannon Ridge High Elevation Cabernet Sauvignon, California
The Shannon Ridge 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon has aromas of blackberry, dark cherry, tobacco leaf, mocha powder and sweet vanilla. The flavors include ripe dark fruit compote, coffee bean, dried cranberry and dark chocolate and sweet oak.

This full bodied and rich wine pairs well with winter hearty dishes such as beef stew.

Average Retail Pricing: $9.99

2012 J. Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon

2012 J. Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon, California
The 2012 J. Lohr Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon has aromas that are black cherry, plum and blueberry accented with a barrel bouquet of toasted pastry, dark caramel and vanilla. Sturdy tannins strike the palate and finish with the high-toned fruit signature typical of the Paso Robles appellation.

Pair with braised shortribs, a rich beef tenderloin with gorgonzola butter or spicy fajitas.

Average Retail Pricing: $15.99

Craft Corner


Bell's Amber Ale

Bell's Amber Ale
Bell’s Amber Ale deftly balances a mixture of toasted grain & light caramel notes with a range of floral, citrus and herbal hop notes, capped by a clean bitterness.

Food Pairings: Bell’s Amber Ale is the perfect balance of Hop and Malt intensity and will complement almost any savory dish you’re planning for your dinner party.

Did you know? The Amber Ale beer is Bell’s oldest recipe.

Average Retail Pricing: $8.99-$10.99

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