Columbia Crest-H3-Merlot-Columbia Crest-Horse Heaven Hills-Washington State-2009-14.5% Alcohol-$10.79-A nose of cherry and spice, dark garnet in color. A medium to full bodied Merlot, with blackberry, cherry, dusty chocolate and spice on finish, a very good QPR. WS-89 WE-86 CR-88 Good with meats, chicken, pasta.
Quinta Do Noval-Porto-Fine Ruby-Douro-Portugal-NV-19.5% Alcohol-$11.99-A nose of sweet dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color. A medium to full bodied ruby port, with blackberry, blueberry, pepper and spice on finish, a good value. WS-85 CR-86 Good with desserts, ice cream.